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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Lights winds, widespread sun. Hot in the SE, very hot elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Very hot temperatures statewide. Afternoon storms and southerly change.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the north. Very hot in the NE grading to mild along the coast.

  • Friday Possible storms far north, mostly dry elsewhere. Very hot in the NE grading to mild along the coast.

  • Saturday Dry throughout. Cloud increasing in the west. Very hot in the north and west, hot in the east.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 09/12 Sun 10/12 Mon 11/12

41.4°C

Nullarbor
Hottest

33.4°C

Marree Ap

37.0°C

Moomba Ap

39.4°C

Nullarbor

42.0°C

Moomba Ap

21.8°C

Neptune Island
Coldest

4.9°C

Keith

6.0°C

Keith

5.0°C

Mount Ive

3.7°C

Nuriootpa

NW 35km/h

Nullarbor
Windiest

48km/h

Thevenard Wind

59km/h

Wudinna Ap

53km/h

Minnipa
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Mt Gambier

0.2mm

Kuitpo

0.2mm

Mt Barker

0.2mm

Parndana
South Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.1°C at
Moomba in 1972
Lowest 8.3°C at
Mount Lofty in 2002
Highest 34.5°C at
Coober Pedy in 1980
Lowest -0.6°C at
Penfield Weapons Research in 1958
Highest 125.0mm at
Port Pirie in 1979

South Australia Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Group by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
15:10 CDT
NNW 13 20 36.8 0.1 34.0 10 41 0.0 1011.3
15:10 CDT
NNW 15 26 39.8 1.0 36.6 9 50 0.0 1007.7
15:10 CDT
NW 17 22 33.7 0.4 31.2 12 38 0.0 1013.3
15:10 CDT
NNE 17 19 38.8 -1.4 35.6 8 52 0.0 1010.4
15:10 CDT
WSW 24 30 38.6 -1.5 35.4 8 61 0.0 1011.5
15:10 CDT
N 13 15 30.0 1.5 28.2 16 27 0.0 1013.7
15:10 CDT
NNE 11 17 35.6 -2.1 32.8 9 39 0.0 1011.7
15:10 CDT
E 26 33 36.4 4.6 33.9 14 48 0.0 1010.3
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Weather News

Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.