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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Monday Showers and storms in the east, dry in the west. Very hot in the northeast grading warm to coast.

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

  • Wednesday Coastal showers contracting to the SE. 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.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 24/03 Sat 25/03 Sun 26/03

40.7°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

41.4°C

Moomba Ap

42.1°C

Oodnadatta Ap

44.0°C

Tarcoola Ap

44.0°C

Tarcoola Ap

13.9°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

9.5°C

Kimba

12.5°C

Kimba

10.0°C

Kimba

3.1°C

Keith

S 44km/h

Oodnadatta Ap
Windiest

48km/h

Nullarbor

55km/h

Port Augusta Ap

75km/h

Snowtown
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Parndana

0.5mm

Coffin Bay

5.0mm

Kingscote

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 %
Mostly sunny
14 24 30% < 1mm Nil WNW 11 62 WNW 21 41
Mostly sunny
10 25 40% < 1mm Nil NW 11 71 W 18 40
Cloudy
12 22 40% < 1mm Nil NW 20 76 WNW 28 52
Mostly sunny
9 27 5% < 1mm Nil W 6 71 W 12 28
Mostly sunny
8 25 10% < 1mm Nil Calm 76 W 3 36
Mostly sunny
11 24 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 6 80 SW 21 51
Mostly sunny
14 25 10% < 1mm Nil WSW 10 72 S 16 43
Sunny
15 29 5% < 1mm Nil S 27 55 S 17 20
Sunny
15 31 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 16 41 SSW 13 17
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