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South Australian Weather

Current Warnings

South Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Brisk winds easing, most showers clearing in south. The odd thundery shower far north.

  • Thursday Cold morning in north then becoming sunnier. Light drizzly showers in south, mainly southeast.

  • Friday The odd shower in the southeast. Warm and dry elsewhere.

  • Saturday The odd shower in the far southeast and northeast. Generally dry and sunny elsewhere.

  • Sunday Cloud building in the west. Breezy in the south. Mostly dry throughout.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
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Sun 16/09 Mon 17/09 Tue 18/09


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Port Lincoln Ap


Cape Willoughby


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Neptune Island
no rain last hr Wettest


Jamestown Dpi
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Flinders Chase
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Mt Barker
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South Australia's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.5°C at
Moomba Ap in 2003
Lowest 4.4°C at
Mount Lofty in 2004
Highest 26.0°C at
Ceduna in 1944
Lowest -4.5°C at
Yongala in 1995
Highest 125.0mm at
Wilpena Pound in 2001

South Australia Weather Forecasts

(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
9 15 60% 1-5mm Nil W 23 48 WSW 23 49
Possible shower
5 15 80% < 1mm Slight W 15 71 W 21 60
Showers easing
5 14 50% < 1mm Slight W 17 71 WSW 22 62
Cloud increasing
3 17 40% < 1mm Moderate W 20 51 WSW 24 35
Late shower
3 13 60% < 1mm Moderate W 12 75 WSW 20 56
Mostly sunny
8 18 40% < 1mm Nil WSW 21 62 SW 24 57
Mostly sunny
4 17 30% < 1mm Slight WSW 18 54 SSW 20 48
Mostly sunny
5 21 5% < 1mm Slight SW 19 52 SW 22 29
Mostly sunny
5 19 5% < 1mm Slight SSW 22 51 SW 25 28
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Weather News

Showers ahead for eastern NSW but remaining dry in the west

10:57 EST

Showers and thunderstorms will affect some northern and eastern parts of NSW during the next week, although there's little rain in sight for the state's parched west.

Hospitalisations increase and asphalt hits 60 degrees without Darwin heat mitigation strategy

10:22 EST

Unmitigated heat during hot Darwin days is driving up energy consumption and threatening lives, according to research by the University of New South Wales.

Growers, agronomists and analysts say sector has more ups and downs than a game of snakes and ladders

06:14 EST

It is not too often a board game and the grain sector go hand in hand, but as growers wait to plant a summer crop the season is being likened to "snakes and ladders".