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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Mostly clear and dry bar the odd storm far SW. Gusty winds over south coast and adjacent inland.

  • Monday Mostly dry, isolated shower in the northwest. Very hot northeast grading warm southeast.

  • Tuesday Isolated showers in the west, moderate southerlies. Very hot in the north grading hot in the south.

  • Wednesday Showers/storms in the SE, heavy rain in the W. Hot and dry through central parts.

  • Thursday Possible showers & sotrms developing later in S. Very hot in the N & E, warm elsehwere.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 15/02 Fri 16/02 Sat 17/02

42.6°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

41.3°C

Oodnadatta Ap

40.8°C

Moomba Ap

42.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

45.5°C

Andamooka

16.7°C

Kuitpo
Coldest

8.4°C

Coonawarra

5.4°C

Coonawarra

10.0°C

Robe Ap

0.0°C

Arkaroola

SSE 35km/h

Port Augusta Ap
Windiest

55km/h

Leigh Creek Ap

51km/h

Port Pirie

53km/h

Thevenard Wind
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Finniss

0.4mm

Ernabella

4.0mm

Point Avoid

9.0mm

Cummins
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 2018
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
18.6 +1.4 31.2 +1.6 0.0 0
15.3 +0.2 31.0 +2.8 4.6 32
15.2 +0.3 31.4 +1.6 0.0 0
21.3 -0.3 36.5 +1.0 2.0 14
19.5 -1.0 36.2 +1.4 2.6 9
12.3 +0.6 27.1 +1.8 4.4 17
16.6 +0.5 34.0 +1.2 21 0.0 0
18.0 +0.2 31.7 +2.0 0.0 0
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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Weather News

Thunderstorms and hazardous surf for New South Wales

15:19 EDT

Monday will be an action-packed day for much of NSW as surface and upper level troughs generate widespread thunderstorms, and Tropical Cyclone Gita sends big waves to the coast.

Another hot spell for Adelaide

13:56 EDT

After a cooler interlude, temperatures are on the rise into next week for South Australia's capital city.

Cyclone Kelvin makes landfall with 'direct hit' at Anna Plains station south of Broome

12:52 EDT

Lives and homes are under threat along part of northern Western Australian's coast after Tropical Cyclone Kelvin made landfall.