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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Friday Generally dry and sunny throughout. Very warm in the south, hot elsewhere.

  • Saturday Warm night. Hot day in the north. Cool change moving over the south.

  • Sunday Cool over the souheast, warm in the north. A few showers on southeast coast, dry otherwise.

  • Monday A few light showers on the coasts. Generally sunny and warm elsewhere.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02 Thu 11/02

33.2°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

41.6°C

Oodnadatta Ap

42.1°C

Andamooka

43.0°C

Marree Ap

43.0°C

Marree Ap

11.7°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

9.4°C

Mt Gambier

9.9°C

Naracoorte Ap
 

6.9°C

Naracoorte Ap

S 33km/h

Coober Pedy Ap
Windiest

48km/h

Cape Jaffa

64km/h

Sellicks Hill

57km/h

Sellicks Hill
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.3mm

Streaky Bay

0.0mm

Woomera Ap
 

75.8mm

Coffin Bay
South Australia's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.2°C at
Renmark Ap in 2009
Lowest 10.0°C at
Mount Lofty in 1993
Highest 35.0°C at
Moomba Ap in 2004
Lowest 0.8°C at
Kybybolite Research Centre in 1980
Highest 472.4mm at
Noarlunga in 2011

South Australia Monthly Summaries

February 2016
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
16.3 -1.0 30.0 +0.6 18.0 114
12.6 +0.9 26.8 +1.6 7.2 29
16.0 -0.2 34.3 +1.7 0.2 1
14.2 -0.8 29.9 +0.2 12.2 41
15.5 +0.4 24.9 -3.3 13.6 96
18.0 +0.2 29.0 -0.6 6.4 30
20.4 -1.2 36.3 +1.0 0.0 0
21.3 +0.8 36.1 +1.5 6.8 22
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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