South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Friday Mostly cloudy. Mild in the south, warm central parts. Hot in the northeast.

  • Saturday Mostly cloudy, mild in the southeast. Mostly sunny, warm in central. Sunny, warm-to-hot in the west and north.

  • Sunday Mostly cloudy, mild in the southeast. Mostly sunny, very warm in central. Sunny, hot in the west. Mostly sunny, hot in north.

  • Monday Sunny, very warm-to-hot in the southeast and central. Mostly sunny, hot in the west. Sunny, hot in north.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 10/12 Wed 11/12 Thu 12/12

26.4°C

Marree Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

43.9°C

Moomba Ap
Avg: Rec:

42.4°C

Moomba Ap
Avg: Rec:

36.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Avg: Rec:

45.0°C

Tarcoola Ap
Avg: Rec:

12.6°C

Mount Lofty
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

3.4°C

Naracoorte Ap
Avg: Rec:

7.4°C

Roseworthy
Avg: Rec:

4.0°C

Nuriootpa
Avg: Rec:

1.2°C

Keith
Avg: Rec:

SSE 37km/h

Port Augusta Ap
Windiest

55km/h

Port Augusta Ap

61km/h

Whyalla Ap

68km/h

Oodnadatta Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Cummins
Avg: Rec:

0.0mm

Inglewood Alert
Avg: Rec:
- -

0.4mm

Coober Pedy Ap
Avg: Rec:

0.4mm

Coober Pedy Ap
Avg: Rec:
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
(group 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
12 25 5% < 1mm Nil SW 16 63 WSW 22 31
Sunny
11 28 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 63 SSW 24 43
Sunny
7 29 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 6 63 SW 14 26
Sunny
18 36 5% < 1mm Nil SE 23 29 S 15 11
Mostly sunny
11 26 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 15 68 - -
Sunny
17 35 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 27 SSW 16 13
Cloudy
11 21 20% < 1mm Nil W 19 83 WSW 24 61
Sunny
11 32 5% < 1mm Nil SW 15 62 WSW 19 23
Sunny
14 27 5% < 1mm Nil S 15 69 S 23 48
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Weather News

Hot weather on the horizon for Adelaide but don't call it a 'heatwave' — not yet

09:45 EDT

With several days of hot weather forecast for Adelaide next week, it might be tempting to call it a "heatwave", but what is a heatwave? Is it as simple as hot weather that hangs about for days on end? The short answer is no.

Australia could see hottest day on record next week as Perth heatwave conditions travel east

09:19 EDT

Australia could experience its hottest day on record next week as a hot air mass building in Western Australia makes its way east.

Severe storms ease in South-East Queensland

20:36 EDT

A number of severe storm cells that formed in South-East Queensland have eased but the Bureau of Meteorology has warned more were expected over the coming days.