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South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Cool in far south. Very warm far north. Fresh sea breezes . Mostly sunny.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Warm in the south. Mild far south. Hot in the far west and north.

  • Monday Hotter northerly winds developing very hot in west. Mostly sunny.

  • Tuesday Very hot throughout. Partly cloudy. Late cool SW change in the west.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 07/12 Thu 08/12 Fri 09/12

22.1°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

40.1°C

Nullarbor

35.0°C

Moomba Ap

29.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

45.9°C

Oodnadatta Ap

6.4°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

8.6°C

Mount Lofty

1.2°C

Karoonda
 

1.2°C

Karoonda

SE 33km/h

Thevenard Wind
Windiest

140km/h

Moonta

81km/h

Lameroo

55km/h

Minlaton Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

28.6mm

Birdwood

5.6mm

Crafers West
 

28.6mm

Birdwood
South Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.1°C at
Moomba in 1972
Lowest 8.3°C at
Mount Lofty in 2002
Highest 34.5°C at
Coober Pedy in 1980
Lowest -0.6°C at
Penfield Weapons Research in 1958
Highest 125.0mm at
Port Pirie in 1979

South Australia Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
16 25 60% 1-5mm Nil SW 18 60 SSW 33 51
Possible shower
14 25 60% 5-10mm Nil SSW 24 71 SSW 33 67
Clearing shower
14 25 70% 5-10mm Nil SW 10 72 SW 18 56
Mostly sunny
20 34 40% < 1mm Nil SSW 28 51 SSW 26 24
Cloudy
14 25 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 21 64 SW 25 41
Mostly sunny
20 33 10% 1-5mm Nil SW 20 53 SW 26 32
Possible shower
12 20 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 26 76 WSW 29 60
Cloudy
17 29 80% 10-20mm Nil SW 20 59 SW 26 42
Mostly sunny
17 26 70% 1-5mm Nil SW 23 68 SSW 32 63
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Weather News

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16:36 EDT

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15:55 EDT

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