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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Gusty southwest winds and showers in the south. Dry and mostly sunny in the north.

  • Friday Showers and brisk winds in the southeast. Mild in the north, cool towards the coast.

  • Saturday Winds strengthening in the west, calmer elsewhere. Warm in the north, grading cool south.

  • Sunday Gusty showers, strongest along the coast. Hot in the north, grading cool south.

  • Monday Strong southwesterly winds easing. Showers across southern and southeastern parts.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 14/08 Tue 15/08 Wed 16/08

22.9°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Hottest

35.0°C

Roxby Downs Ap

36.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

24.0°C

Ernabella

36.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

6.3°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

9.0°C

Naracoorte Ap

4.8°C

Nullarbor

2.9°C

Port Augusta Ap

-4.0°C

Yongala

W 75km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

83km/h

Neptune Island

124km/h

Neptune Island

90km/h

Neptune Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

54.0mm

Bridgewater

36.8mm

Meadows

31.7mm

Lobethal

31.0mm

Mt Barker
South Australia's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.5°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1946
Lowest 3.4°C at
Mount Lofty in 2003
Highest 22.3°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1995
Lowest -6.6°C at
Yunta in 2014
Highest 104.0mm at
Lenswood in 1992

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 %
Late shower
7 16 80% 5-10mm Nil NE 25 54 NE 30 55
Late shower
2 15 80% 5-10mm Moderate NE 17 72 NNE 22 57
Possible shower
3 14 80% 5-10mm Moderate NNE 14 82 NNE 20 64
Cloud increasing
0 18 90% 1-5mm High NE 17 58 NE 24 34
Late shower
1 14 90% 5-10mm High NE 18 69 NE 22 68
Windy with showers
8 20 90% 1-5mm Nil NNE 36 60 NW 31 57
Late shower
4 19 90% 1-5mm Slight NNE 23 57 NNE 39 46
Windy
9 23 60% < 1mm Nil NE 42 37 N 36 19
Cloudy
4 19 80% 1-5mm Slight NE 29 37 NNE 34 28
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