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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Thursday The odd coastal shower and light drizzle in the SE. Clearing in the west. Dry and sunny in the north.

  • Friday Possible storm in the west and north. Northerly winds increasing in the west.

  • Saturday Winds increasing throughout. Rain and storms, heaviest in the west.

  • Sunday Cloudy in the south with showers and storms. Windy and cold about the coast.

  • Monday Coastal showers. Windy with possible storms in showers and rain.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 02/05 Tue 03/05 Wed 04/05

29.5°C

Nullarbor
Hottest

26.9°C

Oodnadatta Ap

29.6°C

Oodnadatta Ap

28.0°C

Moomba Ap

29.6°C

Oodnadatta Ap

16.4°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

4.5°C

Yongala

6.1°C

Yunta

5.0°C

Hawker

2.5°C

Yunta

NW 44km/h

Port Lincoln Ap
Windiest

85km/h

Neptune Island

87km/h

Cape Jaffa

70km/h

Cape Willoughby
-
no rain last hr Wettest

16.2mm

Nangwarry

18.2mm

Mount Lofty

2.0mm

Cape Borda

2.0mm

Cape Borda
South Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.5°C at
Nullarbor in 1990
Lowest 5.1°C at
Mount Lofty in 2006
Highest 22.5°C at
Noarlunga in 2013
Lowest -6.6°C at
Yongala in 1957
Highest 181.0mm at
Waikerie in 1989

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 %
Showers
12 20 90% 5-10mm Nil WNW 31 76 W 41 66
Possible shower
10 19 80% 1-5mm Nil WSW 37 78 WSW 42 74
Showers easing
9 17 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 32 86 W 34 70
Possible shower
11 19 10% < 1mm Nil WSW 37 70 WSW 34 48
Showers easing
12 18 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 25 80 WNW 30 71
Possible shower
10 19 10% < 1mm Nil WNW 33 70 WSW 34 56
Showers
11 17 90% 5-10mm Nil N 21 94 NNW 28 77
Clearing shower
10 19 50% < 1mm Nil NW 29 71 WNW 33 55
Possible shower
12 20 70% < 1mm Nil W 36 80 W 41 61
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Weather News

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Three named cyclones, none of which came within cooee of the coast ?? that's how will be remembered.

Stuck between Wednesday and Friday on Thursday Island

11:26 EST

Nestled in amongst several other islands to the northeast of Cape York Peninsula, including Friday to the west and Wednesday to the northeast, it's easy to overlook the weather of Thursday Island.