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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Winds strengthening in the west, calmer elsewhere. Warm in the north, grading cool south.

  • Sunday Gusty showers, strongest along the coast. Hot in the north, grading cool south.

  • Monday Strong southwesterly winds easing. Showers across southern and southeastern parts.

  • Tuesday Breezy winds and mostly dry throughout. Warm in the north, grading mild in the south.

  • Wednesday A few showers on the south. Warm and dry in the north.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 16/08 Thu 17/08 Fri 18/08

21.7°C

Ernabella
Hottest

24.7°C

Ernabella

25.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

22.0°C

Andamooka

35.8°C

Oodnadatta Ap

7.3°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

2.9°C

Port Augusta Ap

1.0°C

Nullarbor

-1.6°C

Yunta

-4.0°C

Yongala

NE 33km/h

Nullarbor
Windiest

90km/h

Neptune Island

114km/h

Neptune Island

68km/h

Neptune Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

31.7mm

Lobethal

21.0mm

Mt Barker

5.0mm

Mount Lofty

7.0mm

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 Monthly Summaries

August 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
9.0 +0.8 16.5 -0.2 70.2 103
76 8.0 +1.9 19.2 +0.6 28.4 84
5.2 +0.8 14.2 -0.0 64.4 95
7.8 +0.2 22.3 +1.3 1.0 15
5.5 -0.6 20.6 +1.5 2.2 13
5.6 +0.1 14.9 +0.8 108.4 114
5.7 +1.3 18.5 -0.0 19.4 86
6.9 +1.0 19.3 +0.8 9.2 42
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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