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South Australian Weather

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

19.4°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

20.3°C

Marree Ap

20.5°C

Moomba Ap

21.0°C

Moomba Ap

34.8°C

Moomba Ap

5.2°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

-1.6°C

Kadina

-0.5°C

Keith

-1.8°C

Naracoorte Ap

-2.3°C

Gluepot

SE 31km/h

Sellicks Hill
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 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
6 15 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 10 72 S 14 52
Mostly sunny
4 20 5% < 1mm Slight NE 16 82 NE 13 43
Cloud increasing
3 13 5% < 1mm Moderate E 4 82 SE 6 56
Sunny
4 21 5% < 1mm Slight ENE 18 51 NE 14 20
Mostly sunny
3 14 20% < 1mm Moderate ESE 13 73 SSW 14 39
Mostly sunny
5 18 50% < 1mm Slight ESE 11 66 SSE 11 34
Mostly sunny
2 12 20% < 1mm Moderate SSW 11 75 SSE 20 53
Mostly sunny
5 16 30% < 1mm Slight SE 12 81 S 13 38
Mostly sunny
6 17 5% < 1mm Nil E 8 75 SSE 15 46
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