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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Very hot temperatures statewide. Afternoon storms and southerly change.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the north. Very hot in the NE grading to mild along the coast.

  • Friday Possible storms far north, mostly dry elsewhere. Very hot in the NE grading to mild along the coast.

  • Saturday Dry throughout. Cloud increasing in the west. Very hot in the north and west, hot in the east.

  • Sunday Very hot in the north grading to hot in the south. Moderate breeze carrying heat to the south.

SA Extremes and Records

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

41.4°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

37.0°C

Moomba Ap

39.4°C

Nullarbor

42.1°C

Ceduna

45.0°C

Marree Ap

18.2°C

Nullarbor
Coldest

6.0°C

Keith

5.0°C

Mount Ive

13.0°C

Robe Ap

3.7°C

Nuriootpa

SSW 57km/h

Marree Ap
Windiest

59km/h

Wudinna Ap

53km/h

Minnipa

68km/h

Port Lincoln Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Kuitpo

0.2mm

Mt Barker

9.2mm

Nullarbor

9.2mm

Nullarbor
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 Sky Observations

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Weather News

What is a heatwave?

15:40 EDT

A large portion of Australia is being affected by heatwave conditions this week.

Beerwah macadamia and pineapple farmers in shock over storm damage

14:26 EDT

Beerwah pineapple and macadamias farmers fear it could take years to recover from a wild storm that slammed into their properties, battering crops and buildings with cyclonic winds and damaging hail.

NSW heatwave

13:16 EDT

A week-long heatwave is gripping NSW and some parts of the state could see December records challenged.