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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Dry, hot in the north, warm in the south. The odd shower in the southeast.

  • Wednesday Rain developing, mainly in the south. Windy throughout. Late cool change.

  • Thursday Warm in the north, mild in the south. Showers moving through the northeast.

  • Friday Cloud in the north with rain areas in the NW. Light showers in the southeast. Dry elsewhere.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 23/09 Sun 24/09 Mon 25/09

29.7°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Hottest

40.1°C

Moomba Ap

32.0°C

Moomba Ap

34.0°C

Ernabella

40.1°C

Oodnadatta Ap

9.6°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

4.9°C

Nullarbor

2.0°C

Cummins

-1.0°C

Murray Bridge Ap

-2.3°C

Renmark Ap

N 46km/h

Ceduna
Windiest

98km/h

Neptune Island

81km/h

Neptune Island

59km/h

Leigh Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.2mm

Coonawarra

14.1mm

Penola

0.8mm

Edithburgh

0.8mm

Edithburgh
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 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
10.5 +0.7 19.3 +0.2 51.2 85
9.2 +1.4 23.0 +1.5 9.8 36
6.3 +0.1 17.2 -0.2 44.2 67
11.3 +0.1 26.8 +1.2 0.0 0
9.3 -0.1 24.7 +1.3 0.0 0
6.6 +0.3 15.5 -0.4 100.8 140
6.4 -0.3 22.8 +0.8 2.6 10
8.2 -0.0 22.8 +1.1 1.4 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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