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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Cool, breezy and showery in the south. Showers/storms in north wioth cooler gusty change.

  • Friday Cool in south. Early coastal drizzle in south. Warm north. Becoming mostly sunny. Wind easing.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Cool in far south. Very warm far nth. Fresh sea breezes.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Warm in the south. Mild far south. Hot in the far west and north.

  • Monday Hotter northerly winds developing very hot in west. Mostly sunny.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 05/12 Tue 06/12 Wed 07/12

34.5°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

37.4°C

Moomba Ap

32.5°C

Tarcoola Ap

40.1°C

Nullarbor

45.9°C

Oodnadatta Ap

11.1°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

6.1°C

Mt Gambier

1.6°C

Keith

9.0°C

Mount Lofty

1.6°C

Keith

WSW 57km/h

Lameroo
Windiest

70km/h

Ernabella

46km/h

Nullarbor

140km/h

Moonta
-
no rain last hr Wettest

23.6mm

Todmorden

11.4mm

Moomba Ap

18.0mm

Mt Barker

21.8mm

Mt Crawford
South Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.1°C at
Moomba in 1972
Lowest 8.3°C at
Mount Lofty in 2002
Highest 34.5°C at
Coober Pedy in 1980
Lowest -0.6°C at
Penfield Weapons Research in 1958
Highest 125.0mm at
Port Pirie in 1979

South Australia Monthly Summaries

December 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
13.4 -2.2 26.8 -0.3 12.6 45
14.1 +0.0 29.1 +1.8 5.0 24
11.4 -1.0 27.4 +0.1 16.2 44
21.2 +1.3 20 36.6 +2.3 11.0 58
32 20.6 +2.0 34.7 +1.5 6.0 25
72 7.3 -2.7 23.5 +0.6 7.6 20
13.8 -0.2 29.6 -1.4 2.2 10
14.9 -1.0 28.0 -0.1 8.4 38
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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