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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Brisk winds and showers across the south. Warm and dry in the north.

  • Wednesday Early showers in south clearing. Mostly sunny and mild elsewhere.

  • Thursday Showers in the southeast and northwest. Clear and dry elsewhere.

  • Friday The odd morning shower in the north and southeast. Dry and mostly sunny elsewhere.

  • Saturday Late showers and strong winds in the south. Cool along the coast, mild-to-warm elsewhere.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 20/05 Sun 21/05 Mon 22/05

20.0°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

24.7°C

Nullarbor

28.3°C

Nullarbor

31.8°C

Oodnadatta Ap

32.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

9.4°C

Tarcoola Ap
Coldest

3.8°C

Yongala

5.2°C

Nuriootpa

2.3°C

Nullarbor

-1.6°C

Keith

W 40km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

50km/h

Port Lincoln Ap

83km/h

Neptune Island

79km/h

Port Lincoln Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.0mm

Coonawarra

4.2mm

Peake

14.0mm

Woodside

12.2mm

Cape Jaffa
South Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.5°C at
Nullarbor in 1990
Lowest 5.1°C at
Mount Lofty in 2006
Highest 22.5°C at
Noarlunga in 2013
Lowest -6.6°C at
Yongala in 1957
Highest 181.0mm at
Waikerie in 1989

South Australia Monthly Summaries

May 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
9.3 -1.0 19.6 +0.6 11.0 18
8.0 -0.6 22.3 +1.4 10.4 32
6.1 -0.4 17.8 +0.6 18.2 33
10.4 +0.2 23.5 +1.4 5.2 55
8.7 -0.1 22.3 +1.2 0.6 3
7.0 -0.4 16.4 +0.3 48.8 68
4.8 -1.7 19.9 -0.2 11.4 67
7.6 -1.3 20.7 +0.2 6.6 27
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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