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South Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Cold morning with fog patches in south. Cool day. Early light shower in the far south. Partly cloudy.

  • Wednesday Cold morning with fog patches in south. Cool day. Partly cloudy.

  • Thursday Cool. Cloud and wind increasing. Showers developing in the west and south.

  • Friday Freshening W/NW winds with late showers near coast. Mostly sunny in the north. Light-to-moderate winds.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 04/07 Sun 05/07 Mon 06/07

13.1°C

Neptune Island
Hottest

23.1°C

Nullarbor

24.0°C

Nullarbor

23.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

24.0°C

Nullarbor

2.8°C

Murray Bridge Ap
Coldest

-1.6°C

Yongala

1.0°C

Arkaroola
 

-3.3°C

Yongala

WSW 29km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

57km/h

Cape Willoughby

70km/h

Neptune Island

61km/h

Neptune Island
-

0.2mm last hr

Elizabeth
Wettest

3.0mm

Sutherlands

19.6mm

Parndana
 

19.6mm

Parndana
South Australia's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 34.2°C at
Cook in 1975
Lowest 3.5°C at
Mount Lofty in 1998
Highest 19.2°C at
Whyalla in 1975
Lowest -8.2°C at
Yongala in 1976
Highest 108.4mm at
Lenswood in 2013

South Australia Rainfall Bulletin

Tuesday July 7, 2015
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
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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