South Australia Forecast

No warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 5:30 am CST on Wednesday 28 September 2022.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system west of the Bight will move slowly east and weaken during Wednesday as another high further to the south strengthens. This stronger high will then move towards Tasmania later in the week causing winds over SA to turn east to northeasterly.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Early frost patches about Eyre Peninsula and over southern parts of the North West Pastoral district. Isolated showers over central and eastern parts of the agricultural area and near the east coast of Eyre Peninsula, mostly clearing in the evening. Cool in the south grading to mild in the north. Mainly moderate south to southeasterly winds.

Thursday 29 September

A cold morning inland with frost areas over the agricultural area. Isolated showers about parts of the southern coasts and the South East district, clearing in the evening. Cool in the south grading to mild in the north. Mainly moderate south to southeasterly winds.

Friday 30 September

Early frost patches over the agricultural area. Mainly dry. Cool about southern coasts grading to warm in the north and west. Mainly moderate south to southeasterly winds, tending east to northeasterly in the west.

Saturday 1 October

Dry apart from isolated showers developing over eastern districts and in the far west of the State. Cool to mild in the south grading to warm in the north. Light to moderate southeast to northeasterly winds. Cumulative rainfall totals until the end of Saturday are expected to be less than 2 mm over the southern agricultural area, but with local falls of 2 to 5 mm over the Mount Lofty Ranges and southern Kangaroo Island, and falls of less than 1 mm possible over parts of the northern agricultural area. Totals of less than 2 mm are expected in the far west of the State, with local falls of 2 to 10 mm in the far northwest. Dry over the remainder.

Sunday until Tuesday

Showers and isolated thunderstorms in the far west and northwest on Sunday, mainly dry over the remainder. Showers extending more generally over western and northern parts on Monday and over the remainder on Tuesday, with the chance of thunderstorms in the north. Mild days in the south grading to warm in the north.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm CST Wednesday.

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