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South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Lights winds, widespread sun. Hot in the SE, very hot elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Very hot temperatures statewide. Afternoon storms and southerly change.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the north. Very hot in the NE grading to mild along the coast.

  • Friday Possible storms far north, mostly dry elsewhere. Very hot in the NE grading to mild along the coast.

  • Saturday Dry throughout. Cloud increasing in the west. Very hot in the north and west, hot in the east.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 09/12 Sun 10/12 Mon 11/12

38.8°C

Roxby Downs Ap
Hottest

33.4°C

Marree Ap

37.0°C

Moomba Ap

39.4°C

Nullarbor

42.0°C

Moomba Ap

19.4°C

Robe Ap
Coldest

4.9°C

Keith

6.0°C

Keith

5.0°C

Mount Ive

3.7°C

Nuriootpa

E 22km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

48km/h

Thevenard Wind

59km/h

Wudinna Ap

53km/h

Minnipa
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Mt Gambier

0.2mm

Kuitpo

0.2mm

Mt Barker

0.2mm

Parndana
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
25 38 20% < 1mm Nil NE 24 15 W 25 21
Possible shower
23 31 50% 1-5mm Nil W 11 50 WSW 25 55
Hazy
22 37 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 23 20 WNW 25 15
Mostly sunny
26 42 50% 1-5mm Nil N 20 15 NW 27 10
Windy
20 40 50% < 1mm Nil NNE 27 20 NW 29 11
Mostly sunny
25 43 30% < 1mm Nil NE 26 12 NNW 25 8
Mostly cloudy
16 36 50% < 1mm Nil NNE 24 38 NW 27 30
Mostly sunny
21 43 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 25 24 NNW 24 7
Hazy
24 42 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 27 23 W 30 20
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Weather News

Oppressive heat targets northern WA

16:29 EDT

Some northern parts of Western Australia will experience an extreme heatwave this week as temperatures climb into the mid forties for a number of days.

Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.