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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Brisk southerly winds. Dry apart from the odd light shower in far south.

  • Monday Brisk southeasterly winds, easing later. Dry apart from the odd light shower in far SE.

  • Tuesday Northeasterly winds developing.. Cloud increasing in the west. Mostly dry.

  • Wednesday Odd light shower over the south, mainly southwest. Warm in the north grading mild to coast.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 20/09 Fri 21/09 Sat 22/09

22.1°C

Moomba Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

25.3°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Avg: Rec:

27.6°C

Nullarbor
Avg: Rec:

30.0°C

Nullarbor
Avg: Rec:

35.9°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Avg: Rec:

9.0°C

Mount Lofty
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

0.9°C

Cummins
Avg: Rec:

0.2°C

Keith
Avg: Rec:

10.0°C

Cleve
Avg: Rec:

-3.2°C

Gluepot
Avg: Rec:

ESE 38km/h

Leigh Creek Ap
Windiest

38km/h

Ernabella

44km/h

Cape Willoughby

50km/h

Port Augusta Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.2mm

Goolwa
Avg: Rec:
- -

1.0mm

Robe
Avg: Rec:

0.0mm

Cleve
Avg: Rec:

0.0mm

Cleve
Avg: Rec:
South Australia's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.5°C at
Moomba Ap in 2003
Lowest 4.4°C at
Mount Lofty in 2004
Highest 26.0°C at
Ceduna in 1944
Lowest -4.5°C at
Yongala in 1995
Highest 125.0mm at
Wilpena Pound in 2001

South Australia Monthly Summaries

September 2018
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
8.1 -1.7 18.7 -0.4 22.8 38
5.8 -0.5 16.0 +0.1 41.8 58
21 4.4 -2.3 21.5 -0.5 21 2.4 9
22 2.8 -3.4 16.7 -0.7 27.8 42
7.0 -0.8 21.0 -0.5 4.4 16
29 5.5 -2.7 21.1 -0.6 32 1.0 4
22 8.4 -2.8 23.8 -1.8 0.0 0
34 6.7 -2.7 22.0 -1.4 0.2 1
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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