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Sun 06:07 CDT
Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

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

  • Monday Very hot in the north grading to hot in the south. Cloud, wind and showers building from the west.

  • Tuesday Possible storms central & E. Windy change in the S. Very hot in the north and northeast.

  • Wednesday Showers/storms in NE, isolated coastal showers SE. Mild on the coast, warm-to-very warm inland.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 14/12 Fri 15/12 Sat 16/12

35.2°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Hottest

41.7°C

Moomba Ap

41.0°C

Moomba Ap

42.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

45.5°C

Marree Ap

16.6°C

Meningie
Coldest

5.8°C

Padthaway

7.8°C

Padthaway

10.0°C

Naracoorte Ap

3.7°C

Nuriootpa

ENE 38km/h

Minlaton Ap
Windiest

57km/h

Marree Ap

51km/h

Ernabella

55km/h

Neptune Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Hawker

0.0mm

Woomera Ap

0.0mm

Woomera Ap

0.0mm

Meningie
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 Daily Summaries

Sunday December 17, 2017
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Station
(Group by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
17 +1 - - 0.0
15 +1 - - 0.0
16 +3 - - 0.0
26 +6 - - 0.0
20 +1 - - 0.0
12 +2 - - 0.0
15 +1 - - 0.0
16 +0 - - 0.0
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

Extreme heatwave heads to outback towns in Queensland, NSW

09:31 EDT

There will be extreme heatwave conditions in south-west Queensland and north-west New South Wales over the next three days, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says, with several outback towns expecting sweltering daytime temperatures of at least 43 degrees Celsius.

A stormy outlook for Darwin

13:23 EDT

Darwin is on track to reach their December average rainfall, which is already sitting at the halfway mark.

Unsettled spell for Perth

12:23 EDT

The England cricket team may feel more at home, as conditions turn wet and very windy for the end of the third test.