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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:

16.4°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:

SW 50km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

74km/h

Oodnadatta Ap

57km/h

Oodnadatta Ap

66km/h

Tarcoola Ap
-
no rain last hr 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 Rainfall Bulletin

Wednesday December 12, 2018
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
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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