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South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Very hot temperatures statewide. Afternoon storms and southerly change.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the north. Very hot in the NE grading to mild along the coast.

  • Friday Possible storms far north, mostly dry elsewhere. Very hot in the NE grading to mild along the coast.

  • Saturday Dry throughout. Cloud increasing in the west. Very hot in the north and west, hot in the east.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 10/12 Mon 11/12 Tue 12/12

39.7°C

Roseworthy
Hottest

37.0°C

Moomba Ap

39.4°C

Nullarbor

42.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

42.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

20.1°C

Neptune Island
Coldest

6.0°C

Keith

5.0°C

Mount Ive

13.0°C

Mt Gambier

3.7°C

Nuriootpa

NW 42km/h

Cape Willoughby
Windiest

59km/h

Wudinna Ap

53km/h

Minnipa

68km/h

Port Lincoln Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Kuitpo

0.2mm

Mt Barker

9.0mm

Nullarbor

9.2mm

Nullarbor
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 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
22 32 70% 5-10mm Nil ENE 21 24 N 22 17
Mostly sunny
22 35 50% 1-5mm Nil NE 15 31 NNE 15 12
Showers
19 37 60% 1-5mm Nil NE 17 51 ENE 19 28
Mostly sunny
24 39 70% 1-5mm Nil NE 17 28 NNE 21 11
Mostly sunny
20 32 70% 5-10mm Nil NE 20 27 N 23 17
Possible shower
19 29 80% 1-5mm Nil NE 29 30 NNW 32 30
Possible shower
22 35 70% 5-10mm Nil NNE 21 36 NNE 32 22
Possible shower
26 38 70% 1-5mm Nil NNE 34 20 N 35 12
Mostly sunny
27 40 50% < 1mm Nil NE 31 15 N 30 9
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Weather News

Wujal Wujal's new wifi brings vital communication link during wild weather

06:43 EDT

In cyclone-prone far north Queensland, a new community-wide wifi network has been installed in the state's smallest shire in a bid to solve problems during severe storms that often leave the town of Wujal Wujal completely isolated.

New fire danger rating system set to be trialled this summer to cope with new extremes

06:17 EDT

The trusty roadside fire danger signs marking the entrance to every country town are up for a revamp.

Oppressive heat targets northern WA

16:29 EDT

Some northern parts of Western Australia will experience an extreme heatwave this week as temperatures climb into the mid forties for a number of days.