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South Australian Weather

Mon 22:04 CDT
Current Warnings

South Australia Forecast

  • Monday Brisk southerly winds in the S and central parts. Hot and mostly sunny in the north. Dry.

  • Tuesday Fresh-moderate southeasterlies. Very hot in the north, milder in the south.

  • Wednesday Heat increasing again throughout. Sunny and dry.

  • Thursday Very hot and dry throughout. Moderate winds southeast, otherwise light.

  • Friday Gusty showers across the south. Mostly dry north, hot, moderate northwesterlies.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 19/01 Sat 20/01 Sun 21/01


Oodnadatta Ap


Wudinna Ap


Roxby Downs Ap


Roxby Downs Ap


Wudinna Ap


Mount Lofty


Mount Lofty




Mt Gambier


Mount Ive

SSE 46km/h

Oodnadatta Ap


Neptune Island


Cultana Training Area


Coober Pedy Ap
no rain last hr Wettest


Mount Mary


Point Avoid


Mt Barker


Mt Barker
South Australia's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 50.7°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1960
Lowest 9.7°C at
Mount Lofty in 1994
Highest 35.5°C at
Arkaroola in 1982
Lowest 0.0°C at
Streaky Bay in 2014
Highest 182.4mm at
Arkaroola in 1984

South Australia Weather Forecasts

(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
20 40 5% < 1mm Nil SE 11 35 SSW 18 20
Mostly sunny
17 41 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 9 53 WSW 11 20
Mostly sunny
14 36 5% < 1mm Nil SE 16 72 S 16 35
Mostly sunny
22 43 20% < 1mm Nil SSW 12 37 WSW 14 14
Mostly sunny
19 40 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 8 34 SW 13 16
Mostly sunny
20 42 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 18 39 ESE 20 32
Mostly sunny
21 40 20% < 1mm Nil SSW 14 56 S 18 30
Mostly sunny
28 44 30% < 1mm Nil E 25 20 NE 14 11
Mostly sunny
26 44 5% < 1mm Nil E 17 19 WSW 14 10
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