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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Friday Possible coastal showers otherwise mostly dry. Very hot in the west and north.

  • Saturday Dry statewide. Hot in the north, very warm elsewhere.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy in the south, clear elsewhere. Very hot in the north, very warm elsewhere.

  • Monday Showers in the east, dry in the west. Very hot in the northeast grading warm to coast.

  • Tuesday Hot in the north, grading mild in the south. Dry statewide.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 21/03 Wed 22/03 Thu 23/03

34.5°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

39.9°C

Moomba Ap

38.1°C

Moomba Ap

38.2°C

Ernabella

41.1°C

Marree Ap

19.0°C

Cape Borda
Coldest

9.0°C

Kimba

8.5°C

Kimba

8.5°C

Kimba

3.1°C

Keith

SSE 27km/h

Thevenard Wind
Windiest

75km/h

Sellicks Hill

70km/h

Sellicks Hill

50km/h

Sellicks Hill
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no rain last hr Wettest

14.4mm

Cape Jaffa

2.0mm

Parawa

0.2mm

Parndana

0.2mm

Parndana
South Australia's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.5°C at
Cook in 1986
Lowest 8.1°C at
Mount Lofty in 1999
Highest 33.9°C at
Tarcoola in 1965
Lowest -2.2°C at
Williamstown in 1970
Highest 214.0mm at
Wilpena Pound in 1989

South Australia Sky Observations

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Weather News

Category three cyclone possible for north Queensland as tropical low strengthens: BOM

20:41 EDT

A tropical low brewing 600 kilometres north-east of the Queensland coast could make landfall somewhere between Cairns and Townsville early next week as a category three cyclone or higher, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

Cyclone brewing in north Queensland prompting new residents to prepare early

16:26 EDT

Cyclone preparation comes second nature to many north Queenslanders.

Sydney's sodden March

14:34 EDT

Sydney is having its wettest March in 33 years after yet another showery night.