Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Daily Weather Review for South Australia
Issued at 4:41 pm CST on Tuesday 26 July 2016.
A high pressure system centred west of Perth extends a ridge over northern parts of South Australia. A cold front, associated with a low pressure system over waters to the south, moved across western districts and Kangaroo Island this afternoon. Isolated showers mostly near the coast this morning became more frequent and extended inland this afternoon as the front approached. Northwesterly winds also increased as the front approached and were near gale force about parts of southern coasts and became gusty with showers. There were also isolated thunderstorms about Kangaroo Island and the South East districts. Maximum and minimum temperatures were mostly below average.
Highest rainfall in the 24 hours to 9am was 30 mm at Uraidla.
The overnight minimum temperature range was from -1 degrees at Pukatja/Ernabella to 12 degrees at Elliston.
The daytime highest temperatures recorded to 4pm ranged from 5 degrees at Mount Lofty to 21 degrees at Oodnadatta.
Today's Weather for South Australia to 4pm
|Highest Maximum Temperatures||Lowest Minimum Temperatures|
|Oodnadatta||21 C||Pukatja/Ernabella||-1 C|
|Marree||20 C||Cummins||2 C|
|Moomba||20 C||Mount Gambier||3 C|
|Lowest Maximum Temperatures||Highest Minimum Temperatures|
|Mount Lofty||5 C||Elliston||12 C|
|Mount Crawford||7 C||Coles Point||10 C|
|Kuitpo||9 C||Streaky Bay||10 C|
|Highest Rainfall - Midnight to 4pm|
|Parndana Cfs||11 mm|
|Kingscote Airport||11 mm|
Today's Weather to 4pm
|Maximum Temperature||11.8 C at 11:21 am|
|Minimum Temperature||8.1 C at 10:07 pm|
|Rainfall - Midnight to 4pm||2.2 mm|
|Month to date||99.8 mm|
|Average for July||76.5 mm|
|Year to date||417.6 mm|
|Average January to end of July||316.6 mm|
The next routine update will be issued at 4:30 pm CST Wednesday.