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Wed 05:10 CDT
Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Afternoon gusty showers in the south & southeast. Dry and sunny elsewhere.

  • Thursday Showers in the southeast, mostly dry elsewhere. Warm in the north, cooler along the coast.

  • Friday Scattered showers along the coast. Cool along the coast, mild elsewhere.

  • Saturday Windy. Isolated showers in the south. Dry elsewhere. Mild throughout.

  • Sunday Isolated coastal showers, dry elsewhere. Southeasterly winds increasing. Cool in the south.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 26/03 Mon 27/03 Tue 28/03

22.2°C

Ernabella
Hottest

44.0°C

Tarcoola Ap

43.6°C

Moomba Ap

34.0°C

Marree Ap

44.0°C

Tarcoola Ap

7.3°C

Yunta
Coldest

10.0°C

Kimba

7.1°C

Snowtown
 

3.1°C

Keith

NW 46km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

75km/h

Snowtown

68km/h

Coober Pedy Ap

50km/h

Neptune Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.0mm

Kingscote

1.6mm

Lake George
 

98.8mm

Lucindale
South Australia's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.5°C at
Cook in 1986
Lowest 8.1°C at
Mount Lofty in 1999
Highest 33.9°C at
Tarcoola in 1965
Lowest -2.2°C at
Williamstown in 1970
Highest 214.0mm at
Wilpena Pound in 1989

South Australia Monthly Summaries

March 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
18.1 +2.8 30.1 +3.7 35.4 131
13.8 +3.3 27.0 +3.8 68.8 195
18 15.9 +3.1 18 33.1 +4.3 2.2 16
19 14.5 +2.5 19 30.0 +4.1 8.2 28
15.6 +2.4 28.1 +1.4 0.2 1
24 17.2 +1.6 30.2 +2.8 0.8 4
19.9 +1.6 19 35.4 +3.8 1.2 12
19.7 +2.3 31 35.4 +4.2 0.4 2
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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