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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • 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.

  • Tuesday Cold brisk winds in the southeast. Cool in the east, mild in the west.

  • Wednesday Cold morning over the southeast. Mostly sunny throughout.

  • Thursday Suuny and dry throughout . A cold morning in the southeast.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 25/05 Fri 26/05 Sat 27/05

14.7°C

Roxby Downs Ap
Hottest

25.2°C

Oodnadatta Ap

26.1°C

Oodnadatta Ap

28.4°C

Oodnadatta Ap

32.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

4.2°C

Nuriootpa
Coldest

1.3°C

Yunta

3.2°C

Arkaroola

4.2°C

Yunta

-1.6°C

Keith

WSW 31km/h

Cape Jaffa
Windiest

51km/h

Neptune Island

66km/h

Cape Willoughby

81km/h

Neptune Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

12.8mm

Lake George

4.2mm

Swan Reach

29.8mm

Uraidla

24.0mm

Padthaway
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
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
9.6 -0.7 19.6 +0.6 31.4 52
7.9 -0.7 22.2 +1.3 12.8 39
6.1 -0.4 17.7 +0.5 22.2 40
10.1 -0.1 23.4 +1.3 5.2 55
8.4 -0.4 22.0 +0.9 0.8 5
7.0 -0.4 16.2 +0.1 68.0 95
5.2 -1.3 20.0 -0.1 13.0 77
7.7 -1.2 21.0 +0.5 6.6 27
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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