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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers and cold winds in south, mainly southeast. Dry in the north but cooling.

  • Thursday Light showers in the south clearing. Early fog/frost patches then becoming sunnier.

  • Friday Early fog/frost patches then generally dry & cool. Light showers in southeast. Rain later in far west.

  • Saturday Early fog/frost patches then generally dry & cool. Isolated showers in far south and far west.

  • Sunday Early fog/frost patches then cool. Isolated showers in the south, mainly southeast.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 20/08 Mon 21/08 Tue 22/08

19.5°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Hottest

28.6°C

Ernabella

23.6°C

Moomba Ap

22.0°C

Ernabella

35.8°C

Oodnadatta Ap

5.3°C

Keith
Coldest

-1.5°C

Cleve

0.5°C

Keith

-1.7°C

Yongala

-4.0°C

Yongala

SW 31km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

85km/h

Cleve Ap

62km/h

Coober Pedy Ap

62km/h

Neptune Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

23.2mm

Parndana

16.0mm

Parawa

8.8mm

Myponga

12.4mm

Mt Gambier
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 23, 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
10.3 +2.1 15 -2 0.4
2.6 -3.5 19 +0 0.0
0.9 -3.5 14 +0 0.0
6.6 -1.0 23 +2 0.0
4.3 -1.8 21 +2 0.0
8.7 +3.2 13 -1 3.0
3.3 -1.1 19 +1 0.0
3.2 -2.7 21 +3 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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