Daily Weather Review


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Daily Weather Review for South Australia

Issued at 4:39 pm CST on Tuesday 23 September 2014.

Weather Situation

A low pressure trough moved across the far west of the State today and was just east of Ceduna at 4 pm. There were isolated showers and thunderstorms near the trough this morning then further showers and isolated thunderstoms developed over parts east of the trough during the late morning and afternoon. Some small hail was reported with thunderstorms about the Mid North and Mount Lofty Ranges this afternoon. North to northeasterly winds east of the trough were fresh and gusty at times, and winds turned cooler southwesterly to the west of the trough. Minimum temperatures were generally 2 to 5 degrees above average and maximum temparatures were mostly 5 to 10 degrees above average.

Highest rainfall in the 24 hours to 9am was 0.0 mm at all locations.
The overnight minimum temperature range was from 2 degrees at Murray Bridge Airport to 17 degrees at Adelaide.
The daytime highest temperatures recorded to 4pm ranged from 18 degrees at Nullarbor to 31 degrees at Moomba.

Today's Weather for South Australia to 4pm

Highest Maximum Temperatures Lowest Minimum Temperatures
Moomba 31 C Murray Bridge Airport 2 C
Port Augusta 30 C Kingscote Airport 3 C
Marree 30 C Victor Harbor 4 C
Lowest Maximum Temperatures Highest Minimum Temperatures
Nullarbor 18 C Adelaide 17 C
Mount Lofty 20 C Noarlunga 17 C
Mount Crawford 21 C Marree Airport 17 C
Highest Rainfall
Regency Park 5 mm
Keswick 4 mm
Nullarbor 2 mm

Today's Weather to 4pm


Maximum Temperature 26.8 C at 2:06 pm
Minimum Temperature 16.7 C at 4:38 am
Rainfall 0.0 mm

Rainfall Summary


Month to date 29 mm
Average for September 59 mm
Year to date 496 mm
Average January to end of September 447 mm

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