Fairfax Media Network

South Australian Weather

SA
Tue 15:56 CDT
Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Very hot in the northeast grading warm to coast. Dry statewide.

  • Wednesday Afternoon gusty showers in the south & southeast. Dry and sunny elsewhere.

  • Thursday Showers in the southeast, mostly dry elsewhere. Warm in the north, cooler along the coast.

  • Friday Scattered showers along the coast. Cool along the coast, mild elsewhere.

  • Saturday Windy. Isolated showers in the south. Dry elsewhere. Mild.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 25/03 Sun 26/03 Mon 27/03

32.8°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

42.1°C

Oodnadatta Ap

44.0°C

Tarcoola Ap

43.6°C

Moomba Ap

44.0°C

Tarcoola Ap

13.0°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

12.5°C

Kimba

10.0°C

Kimba

7.1°C

Snowtown

3.1°C

Keith

W 37km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

55km/h

Port Augusta Ap

75km/h

Snowtown

68km/h

Coober Pedy Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.5mm

Coffin Bay

5.0mm

Kingscote

1.6mm

Lake George

1.4mm

Robe Ap
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 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 %
Showers
14 22 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 21 68 W 33 68
Possible shower
10 24 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 18 78 W 26 66
Showers
13 20 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 27 84 W 28 79
Cloud increasing
9 27 40% < 1mm Nil WSW 8 71 W 26 29
Late shower
9 22 90% < 1mm Nil NW 4 77 W 22 54
Possible shower
11 23 70% < 1mm Nil WNW 18 80 SW 42 67
Late shower
13 26 70% < 1mm Nil WNW 15 75 WSW 31 45
Sunny
15 29 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 23 50 SW 31 21
Sunny
14 29 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 12 41 SW 29 20
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Cyclone Debbie downgraded to category two system; Collinsville residents told to brace for storm

21:03 EDT

The full devastation brought on by Tropical Cyclone Debbie will not be known until the morning, Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has warned, as the system is further downgraded to a category two.

Cyclone Debbie downgraded to category two but threat remains, Premier says

20:58 EDT

Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a category two system after crossing the north Queensland coast.

Cyclone Debbie's eye reaches coast; BOM downgrades system to category three

20:34 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a category three system, having made landfall along the north Queensland coastline near Airlie Beach earlier this afternoon as a slow-moving category four system.