Daily Weather Review


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Daily Weather Review for South Australia

Issued at 4:54 pm CDT on Tuesday 3 March 2015.

Weather Situation

A middle level cloud band extended across the west of the State and across Eyre Peninsula, the Flinders, Mid North and Riverland but mostly broke up over the central and eastern districts during the day. The cloud produced some very light and patchy rain in parts. Thunderstorms were also detected towards the Western Australia border Monday evening and early Tuesday morning. Maximum temperatures were above average about the interiors and northern Agricultural Area, and below average over Eyre Peninsula and the West Coast.

Highest rainfall in the 24 hours to 9am was 8.6 mm at Nullarbor.
The overnight minimum temperature range was from 6.3 degrees at Robe Airport to 25.6 degrees at Oodnadatta.
The daytime highest temperatures recorded to 4pm ranged from 19.4 degrees at Nullarbor to 41 degrees at Moomba.

Today's Weather for South Australia to 4pm

Highest Maximum Temperatures Lowest Minimum Temperatures
Moomba 41 C Robe Airport 6.3 C
Marree 41 C Naracoorte 7.4 C
Oodnadatta 39 C Mount Gambier 8.5 C
Lowest Maximum Temperatures Highest Minimum Temperatures
Nullarbor 19.4 C Oodnadatta 25.6 C
Parawa 19.5 C Marla 24.6 C
Cape Willoughby 20.4 C Pukatja/Ernabella 23.7 C
Highest Rainfall
Kuitpo 0.2 mm

Today's Weather to 4pm


Maximum Temperature 30.0 C at 3:45 pm
Minimum Temperature 16.1 C at 7:21 am
Rainfall 0.0 mm

Rainfall Summary


Month to date nil mm
Average for March 27 mm
Year to date 42 mm
Average January to end of March 61 mm

The next routine update will be issued at 4:30 pm CDT Wednesday.