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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Friday The odd morning shower in the southeast. Dry and mostly sunny elsewhere.

  • Saturday Late showers and strong winds in the south. Cool along the coast, mild-to-warm elsewhere.

  • Sunday Gusty showers and storms over southern parts. Cold and windy along the coast.

  • Monday Showers in the southeast, gusty along the coast. Dry and warm inland.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 23/05 Wed 24/05 Thu 25/05

18.8°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Hottest

28.5°C

Moomba Ap

24.2°C

Ernabella

25.0°C

Coober Pedy Ap

32.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

5.9°C

Nuriootpa
Coldest

2.5°C

Tarcoola Ap

2.3°C

Yongala
 

-1.6°C

Keith

E 18km/h

Oodnadatta Ap
Windiest

72km/h

Neptune Island

53km/h

Neptune Island

51km/h

Neptune Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

15.2mm

Cape Jaffa

6.8mm

Parndana
 

38.0mm

Parrakie
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 Monthly Summaries

May 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
9.4 -0.9 19.6 +0.6 14.8 24
7.0 -0.4 16.4 +0.3 48.8 68
5.0 -1.5 20.0 -0.1 11.4 67
6.2 -0.3 17.8 +0.6 18.2 33
7.9 -0.7 22.3 +1.4 10.4 32
7.8 -1.1 20.8 +0.3 6.6 27
10.2 -0.0 23.5 +1.4 5.2 55
8.4 -0.4 22.1 +1.0 0.8 5
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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