Daily Weather Review


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Daily Weather Review for South Australia

Issued at 4:30 pm CST on Sunday 23 April 2017.

Weather Situation

The thunderstorms producing heavy rainfall over parts of the Flinders and the Pastoral districts had ceased yesterday evening. A high pressure ridge is lying over the waters south of South Australia, directing a generally easterly air stream over South Australia. There are quite isolated showers over South Australia today with the rather high moisture level across the State, but showers around northern Spencer Gulf have been quite persisting and has produced considerable amounts of rainfall. Both daily minimum and maximum temperatures were generally above average across the State.

Highest rainfall in the 24 hours to 9am was 40.2 mm at Blinman.
The overnight minimum temperature range was from 9 degrees at Naracoorte to 19 degrees at Moomba.
The daytime highest temperatures recorded to 4pm ranged from 19 degrees at Cape Willoughby to 32 degrees at Moomba.

Today's Weather for South Australia to 4pm

Highest Maximum Temperatures Lowest Minimum Temperatures
Moomba 32 C Naracoorte 9 C
Oodnadatta 31 C Keith 10 C
Marree Airport 30 C Padthaway 10 C
Lowest Maximum Temperatures Highest Minimum Temperatures
Cape Willoughby 19 C Moomba 19 C
Mount Lofty 19 C Prt Augusta 18 C
Mount Gambier 20 C Andamooka 18 C
Highest Rainfall - Midnight to 4pm
Port Augusta 14.0 mm
Port Pirie Aerodrome 7.4 mm
Kadina 3.6 mm

Today's Weather to 4pm


Maximum Temperature 24.6 C at 11:43 am
Minimum Temperature 15.6 C at 4:50 am
Rainfall - Midnight to 4pm 0.0 mm

Rainfall Summary


Month to date 9.0 mm
Average for April 39.6 mm
Year to date 129.0 mm
Average January to end of April 102.4 mm

The next routine update will be issued at 4:30 pm CST Monday.