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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Mostly sunny after a cold morning. Warmer northerlies developing across the west.

  • Sunday Late showers in the far southwest. Mostly sunny and dry elsewhere.

  • Monday Showers and storms over the north and west. Windy throughout. Drier in the east.

  • Tuesday Rain and storms spreading east. Rain tending to showers in the west.

  • Wednesday Gusty showers, becoming heavy in the southeast. Mostly sunny and dry in the north and west.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08 Fri 28/08

20.2°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

20.3°C

Marree Ap

20.5°C

Moomba Ap

21.0°C

Moomba Ap

34.8°C

Moomba Ap

6.7°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

-1.6°C

Kadina

-0.5°C

Keith

-1.8°C

Naracoorte Ap

-2.3°C

Gluepot

ENE 29km/h

Kingscote Ap
Windiest

42km/h

Neptune Island

53km/h

Cape Jaffa

44km/h

Thevenard Wind
-
no rain last hr Wettest

11.4mm

Karoonda

7.8mm

Macclesfield

2.0mm

Encounter Bay

2.0mm

Kingscote Ap
South Australia's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.5°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1946
Lowest 3.4°C at
Mount Lofty in 2003
Highest 22.3°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1995
Lowest -6.6°C at
Yunta in 2014
Highest 104.0mm at
Lenswood in 1992

South Australia Rainfall Bulletin

Saturday August 29, 2015
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 0.2 -
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

Wild weather for the Southwest

12:13 EST

A strong cold front is moving across the Southwest bringing gusty winds, heavy rain and the chance of some severe thunderstorms.

Police rescue motorists stranded in heavy snowfall in Tasmania's south

09:04 EST

Snow continues to affect some roads in Tasmania's south, prompting police to warn drivers to use extreme caution after a number of motorists were left stranded on Friday night.

Heavy snow in Tasmania leaves motorists stranded south of Hobart

08:42 EST

Snowfalls in southern Tasmania have trapped a number of cars on a highway south of Hobart.