Daily Weather Review


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Daily Weather Review for South Australia

Issued at 4:30 pm CDT on Tuesday 21 February 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system near Tasmania directed a dry northerly airstream over the State today. Fine conditions prevailed apart form some early morning fog patches about the Lower South district. Minimum temperatures under clear skies and light winds were well below average across the State. Maximum temperatures were above average in central and western districts today, otherwise maximum temperatures elsewhere were below average.

Highest rainfall in the 24 hours to 9am was 0.2 mm at Mount Gambier.
The overnight minimum temperature range was from 2.2 degrees at Coonawarra to 18.0 degrees at Moomba.
The daytime highest temperatures recorded to 4pm ranged from 22.3 degrees at Cape Willoughby to 37.6 degrees at Nullarbor.

Today's Weather for South Australia to 4pm

Highest Maximum Temperatures Lowest Minimum Temperatures
Nullarbor 37.6 C Coonawarra 2.2 C
Ceduna 36.2 C Keith 3.3 C
Tarcoola 35.1 C Padthaway 3.9 C
Lowest Maximum Temperatures Highest Minimum Temperatures
Cape Willoughby 22.3 C Moomba 18.0 C
Neptune Island 23.1 C Andamooka 17.0 C
Cape Borda 23.8 C Coober Pedy 16.4 C
Highest Rainfall - Midnight to 4pm
All gauges 0.0 mm

Today's Weather to 4pm


Maximum Temperature 30.9 C at 3:47 pm
Minimum Temperature 11.7 C at 5:37 am
Rainfall - Midnight to 4pm 0.0 mm

Rainfall Summary


Month to date 33.4 mm
Average for February 15.4 mm
Year to date 80.6 mm
Average January to end of February 35.6 mm

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