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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Cold wind easing. Cloudy, light showers in south. Becoming sunnier in north.

  • Thursday Cold morning. Cloudy, light showers in south. Mostly sunny in north.

  • Friday Cool morning. Cold and cloudy day in the south. Mostly sunny and cool elsewhere. Light winds.

  • Saturday Cold start throughout. N'ly winds increasing. Cloud building in the south. Mostly sunny in north.

  • Sunday Late showers in the south, otherwise mostly sunny. N/NW winds increasing and tending SW later.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08 Tue 04/08

13.6°C

Roxby Downs Ap
Hottest

20.3°C

Moomba Ap

18.6°C

Oodnadatta Ap

18.4°C

Oodnadatta Ap

32.2°C

Oodnadatta Ap

4.2°C

Keith
Coldest

-0.5°C

Arkaroola

0.8°C

Yunta

-0.5°C

Arkaroola

-0.5°C

Arkaroola

SW 33km/h

Cape Borda
Windiest

75km/h

Neptune Island

61km/h

Neptune Island

75km/h

Neptune Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

29.6mm

Tea Tree Gully

6.4mm

Kalangadoo

17.8mm

Clare

11.0mm

Mount Lofty
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 Daily Summaries

Wednesday August 5, 2015
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Station
(Group by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
8.3 +0.1 14 -3 4.2
8.7 +2.6 17 -2 0.8
4.5 +0.1 10 -4 10.2
5.1 -2.5 17 -4 0.0
6.2 +0.1 15 -4 0.0
5.7 +0.2 11 -3 7.0
6.6 +2.2 14 -5 0.6
6.7 +0.8 16 -2 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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