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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Heavy rain and wind developing in the southeast. Windy with thunderstorms.

  • Thursday Gales along the coast. Strong winds elsewhere. Cooler throughout.

  • Friday Gusty winds in the east, easing throughout the day. Mostly dry in the west and north.

  • Saturday Gusty winds over northern and central parts. Dry. Warm in the north, mild along the coast..

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 25/09 Mon 26/09 Tue 27/09

21.9°C

Ernabella
Hottest

23.0°C

Nullarbor

28.1°C

Roxby Downs Ap

28.0°C

Moomba Ap

32.9°C

Nullarbor

2.1°C

Murray Bridge Ap
Coldest

-0.4°C

Yongala

0.1°C

Yongala
 

-1.2°C

Yongala

NNE 33km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

64km/h

Cape Borda

68km/h

Neptune Island

48km/h

Cape Willoughby
-
no rain last hr Wettest

9.4mm

Parndana

12.6mm

Nangwarry
 

101.4mm

Uraidla
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

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 %
Possible thunderstorm
9 20 90% 20-40mm Nil NE 31 44 NE 36 67
Possible thunderstorm
7 20 90% 10-20mm Nil NE 25 63 NE 29 65
Possible thunderstorm
7 19 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 26 69 NE 34 52
Possible thunderstorm
6 22 90% 10-20mm Nil NE 28 45 NE 34 53
Possible thunderstorm
6 19 90% 20-40mm Nil NE 21 63 NNE 31 78
Windy with showers
10 25 90% 5-10mm Nil NNE 36 56 WNW 53 58
Possible thunderstorm
8 24 90% 5-10mm Nil NNE 25 58 NNW 37 66
Possible thunderstorm
16 32 5% < 1mm Nil N 39 36 W 61 14
Possible thunderstorm
10 25 40% 5-10mm Nil NE 36 60 N 44 58
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Weather News

Adelaide weather: SA braces for strongest winds to hit in 50 years

00:24 EST

Storm-force winds forecast to hit South Australia this week will be the strongest the state has had in more than 50 years, the weather bureau has warned.

Wet conditions dampen farm machinery buying in New South Wales

16:49 EST

Heavy rains across New South Wales have farmers reassessing possible machinery purchases despite their still expressing interest in new equipment.

Early northern rainfall

16:12 EST

Australia's tropics are acting like it's already the wet season, even though September is technically the final month of the dry.