South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Showers and thunderstorms spreading to southeast. Cool to mild in south, warm to hot inland.

  • Monday Warm in southeast, hot in south and very hot north. Mostly sunny with possible storms in the east.

  • Tuesday Scattered storms in the N, generally dry further S. Hot in the E, milder with seabreezes on the coast.

  • Wednesday Thunderstorms across the north. Windy in the south. Very hot throughout.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 17/01 Fri 18/01 Sat 19/01

34.9°C

Moomba Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

47.6°C

Marree Ap
Avg: Rec:

46.5°C

Moomba Ap
Avg: Rec:

43.0°C

Marree Ap
Avg: Rec:

49.0°C

Tarcoola Ap
Avg: Rec:

11.0°C

Naracoorte Ap
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

15.8°C

Cape Borda
Avg: Rec:

7.6°C

Coonawarra
Avg: Rec:
 

3.5°C

Coonawarra
Avg: Rec:

SE 33km/h

Sellicks Hill
Windiest

88km/h

Yunta

83km/h

Oodnadatta Ap

59km/h

Port Augusta Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.0mm

Bordertown
Avg: Rec:
- -

14.6mm

Ernabella
Avg: Rec:
 

14.6mm

Ernabella
Avg: Rec:
South Australia's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 50.7°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1960
Lowest 9.7°C at
Mount Lofty in 1994
Highest 35.5°C at
Arkaroola in 1982
Lowest 0.0°C at
Streaky Bay in 2014
Highest 182.4mm at
Arkaroola in 1984

South Australia Weather Forecasts

Station
(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 %
Mostly sunny
16 33 5% < 1mm Nil SE 14 49 SSW 22 24
Sunny
12 33 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 13 57 SSE 14 30
Mostly sunny
12 27 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 12 75 SSW 23 54
Mostly sunny
17 34 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 16 45 S 15 18
Mostly sunny
15 32 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 51 ESE 9 22
Mostly sunny
16 29 30% < 1mm Nil SE 20 61 S 25 56
Mostly sunny
19 31 10% < 1mm Nil S 21 64 S 22 36
Mostly sunny
26 40 10% < 1mm Nil SE 29 27 SE 22 15
Mostly sunny
25 40 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 35 20 SE 20 13
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Weather News

Heat building in WA

15:03 EDT

After escaping the worst of the heatwave that has scorched eastern Australia this month, the mercury is on the rise in southwestern parts of Western Australia.

Heatwave makes it particularly tough work for shearers, labourers, farmers and chefs

14:36 EDT

When Dayne West is shearing sheep at the height of summer, in temperatures nearing 50 degrees Celsius he turns his mind to the Arctic.

Heatwave: Here are some ways to stay cool (without ruining your power bills)

13:40 EDT

We don't need to tell you that it has been a hot week, but finding ways to stay cool is not always as easy as turning on the air conditioner.