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South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Cool in far south. Very warm far north. Fresh sea breezes . Mostly sunny.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Warm in the south. Mild far south. Hot in the far west and north.

  • Monday Hotter northerly winds developing very hot in west. Mostly sunny.

  • Tuesday Very hot throughout. Partly cloudy. Late cool SW change in the west.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 07/12 Thu 08/12 Fri 09/12

20.2°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

40.1°C

Nullarbor

35.0°C

Moomba Ap

29.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

45.9°C

Oodnadatta Ap

7.6°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

8.6°C

Mount Lofty

1.2°C

Karoonda
 

1.2°C

Karoonda

ESE 31km/h

Leigh Creek Ap
Windiest

140km/h

Moonta

81km/h

Lameroo

55km/h

Minlaton Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

28.6mm

Birdwood

5.6mm

Crafers West
 

28.6mm

Birdwood
South Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.1°C at
Moomba in 1972
Lowest 8.3°C at
Mount Lofty in 2002
Highest 34.5°C at
Coober Pedy in 1980
Lowest -0.6°C at
Penfield Weapons Research in 1958
Highest 125.0mm at
Port Pirie in 1979

South Australia Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
07:50 CDT
NE 7 9 14.6 7.0 14.6 60 3 0.0 1024.2
07:40 CDT
NNW 9 9 12.7 10.9 12.0 89 1 0.2 1024.1
07:50 CDT
SE 15 20 13.8 5.9 12.6 59 4 0.0 1024.4
07:40 CDT
E 11 13 11.5 5.8 10.3 68 2 0.0 1023.7
07:50 CDT
- 0 0 12.2 9.8 12.2 85 1 0.0 1022.1
07:40 CDT
S 11 13 16.3 10.8 16.3 70 3 0.0 1022.6
07:40 CDT
E 26 30 19.0 3.2 19.0 35 13 0.0 1021.1
07:50 CDT
E 28 33 20.0 1.4 20.0 29 17 0.0 1021.7
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Weather News

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16:36 EDT

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