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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Friday Intense rain & storms contracting to north & east. Drying out in south with cooler southerly winds.

  • Saturday Very hot in far north with storms, some intense. Dry elsewhere. Hot in north. Warm in south.

  • Sunday Very hot in north & west with storms, some severe. Heating up in the south but generally dry.

  • Monday Hot ahead of cooler change. Showers and intense storms, clearing from west.

  • Tuesday Hot to very hot with thunderstorms in the north. Clear and windy about the coast.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 17/01 Wed 18/01 Thu 19/01

38.3°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

44.9°C

Ceduna

43.9°C

Marree Ap

44.1°C

Moomba Ap

46.3°C

Moomba Ap

16.6°C

Parawa
Coldest

11.0°C

Mount Lofty

6.0°C

Naracoorte Ap

12.4°C

Mount Lofty

4.5°C

Karoonda

SSW 38km/h

Outer Harbor
Windiest

96km/h

Leigh Creek Ap

64km/h

Marree Ap

111km/h

Adelaide Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.9mm

Coober Pedy

26.0mm

Blinman

106.2mm

Wilpena Pound

61.2mm

Leigh Creek Ap
South Australia's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 50.7°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1960
Lowest 9.7°C at
Mount Lofty in 1994
Highest 35.5°C at
Arkaroola in 1982
Lowest 0.0°C at
Streaky Bay in 2014
Highest 182.4mm at
Arkaroola in 1984

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 %
Mostly sunny
15 28 5% < 1mm Nil SE 18 52 SSE 25 32
Sunny
15 27 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 25 68 SSE 31 56
Sunny
11 28 10% < 1mm Nil SE 12 61 SSE 12 26
Possible shower
20 31 50% < 1mm Nil SSE 31 51 SSE 24 36
Sunny
10 27 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 15 57 S 18 23
Clearing shower
20 35 10% < 1mm Nil SE 30 40 SE 21 32
Mostly sunny
11 22 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 16 79 S 23 56
Sunny
12 31 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 20 49 SSE 18 19
Sunny
16 28 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 25 65 S 29 43
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