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Wed 18:44 CDT
Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Hot ahead of gusty cooler change. Showers/storms in west scattering east. Dry far NE.

  • Thursday Rain/showers over south and east, heavy in parts. Dry far west. Hot north, cool far southeast.

  • Friday Gusty showers and cool southeast. Warm and dry elsewhere, remaining breezy.

  • Saturday Showers in the S with a cool breeze. Warm and calmer further N.

  • Sunday Cloudy, cool in south with lingering showers. Warm to hot inland, grading to sunny in north.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 09/12 Mon 10/12 Tue 11/12

39.3°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

43.5°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Avg: Rec:

42.1°C

Moomba Ap
Avg: Rec:

43.6°C

Moomba Ap
Avg: Rec:

45.1°C

Moomba Ap
Avg: Rec:

15.6°C

Cape Borda
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

9.0°C

Mount Lofty
Avg: Rec:

3.9°C

Naracoorte Ap
Avg: Rec:

10.5°C

Keith
Avg: Rec:

0.0°C

Hawker
Avg: Rec:

WSW 55km/h

Cultana Training Area
Windiest

74km/h

Oodnadatta Ap

57km/h

Oodnadatta Ap

66km/h

Tarcoola Ap
-

1.4mm last hr

Cape Borda
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

6.8mm

Wharminda
Avg: Rec:
- -

9.1mm

Cook
Avg: Rec:

10.2mm

Mobella
Avg: Rec:
- -

9.0mm

Loxton
Avg: Rec:
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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
20:30 CDT
WSW 7 15 25.8 15.7 26.3 54 6 0.2 1001.8
20:30 CDT
NNW 17 24 26.3 13.8 24.2 46 9 1.4 999.6
20:30 CDT
W 11 15 28.3 12.2 26.8 37 12 0.2 1001.4
20:30 CDT
W 4 7 24.2 11.5 24.0 45 7 0.0 1002.3
20:30 CDT
SW 35 44 18.9 15.0 13.7 78 4 0.0 1011.0
20:30 CDT
NW 11 15 24.1 21.4 26.3 85 2 4.6 1001.9
20:30 CDT
SSW 43 54 32.2 13.4 25.0 32 33 0.2 1005.3
20:30 CDT
E 2 7 24.6 19.7 27.8 74 2 2.0 1003.9
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Cyclone Owen to bring wild weather to Queensland over coming days

20:43 EDT

Destructive winds, possible flooding and wild weather is expected to batter much of Queensland over the coming days as the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicts Tropical Cyclone Owen will intensify into a category-three system by tomorrow.

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18:16 EDT

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