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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Widespread heat across the state. Some cloud over the east, clear elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy in the southeast, clear elsewhere. Very hot throughout the state.

  • Thursday Mostly fine day with afternoon onshore winds. Widespread heat across the state.

  • Friday Isolated light coastal showers. Very hot inland, cooler towards the coast.

  • Saturday Mostly dry throughout. Very hot in the north. Hot elsewhere.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 25/02 Sun 26/02 Mon 27/02

35.6°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Hottest

36.2°C

Moomba Ap

36.5°C

Moomba Ap

40.1°C

Moomba Ap

48.2°C

Tarcoola Ap

18.3°C

Coles Pt
Coldest

2.0°C

Keith

8.0°C

Kingscote Ap

9.5°C

Ceduna

2.0°C

Keith

SE 40km/h

Thevenard Wind
Windiest

59km/h

Sellicks Hill

44km/h

Cape Jaffa

50km/h

Mt Crawford
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.0mm

Woomera Ap

0.2mm

Victor Harbor

1.4mm

Minburra

52.0mm

Owen
South Australia's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.2°C at
Renmark Ap in 2009
Lowest 10.0°C at
Mount Lofty in 1993
Highest 35.0°C at
Moomba Ap in 2004
Lowest 0.8°C at
Kybybolite Research Centre in 1980
Highest 472.4mm at
Noarlunga in 2011

South Australia Monthly Summaries

February 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
16.8 -0.5 28.4 -1.0 33.4 211
16.1 +1.0 28.5 +0.3 28.4 200
14.2 -0.8 28.4 -1.3 36.2 122
21.2 -0.4 36.2 +0.9 0.0 0
20.5 +0.0 36.3 +1.7 0.0 0
11.5 -0.2 25.3 +0.1 30.4 121
15.3 -0.9 31.9 -0.7 10.6 43
17.8 -0.0 28.8 -0.8 21.4 100
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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12:38 EDT

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