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Mon 05:10 CDT
Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Monday A few light showers on the coasts. Generally sunny and warm elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Cloud lingering over southern areas. Moderate temperatures throughout.

  • Wednesday Light winds throughout and mostly dry. Mild temperatures throughout.

  • Thursday Warm and mostly sunny in the south. Hot and dry in central and northern areas.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 12/02 Sat 13/02 Sun 14/02

28.4°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

43.0°C

Moomba Ap

43.9°C

Moomba Ap

43.0°C

Moomba Ap

43.9°C

Moomba Ap

12.0°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

9.8°C

Robe Ap

9.2°C

Coonawarra
 

6.9°C

Naracoorte Ap

S 33km/h

Oodnadatta Ap
Windiest

61km/h

Moomba Ap

57km/h

Tarcoola Ap

61km/h

Naracoorte Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Strathalbyn

1.0mm

Penneshaw
 

75.8mm

Coffin Bay
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 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
16.2 -1.1 29.9 +0.5 18.0 114
15.1 +0.0 25.2 -3.0 13.6 96
14.0 -1.0 30.2 +0.5 12.2 41
20.6 -1.0 36.7 +1.4 0.0 0
21.6 +1.1 36.9 +2.3 6.8 22
12.3 +0.6 26.6 +1.4 7.2 29
16.0 -0.2 34.5 +1.9 0.2 1
17.8 -0.0 29.1 -0.5 6.4 30
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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08:38 EDT

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Another bout of heat for Perth

16:16 EDT

Another bout of heat for Perth Perth has finally cooled down to about average summer levels over the last few days, and is on track to heat up to a balmy 32 degrees today.