Daily Weather Review


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Daily Weather Review for South Australia

Issued at 4:33 pm CDT on Friday 20 October 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system south of the Bight dominated the weather over South Australia today. Light, early shower activity was observed about the southern coasts. Isolated showers and thunderstorms were observed in the late morning far west.

Maximum and minimum temperatures were about or below average, except in the far northeast where the minimum temperatures were above average. The minimum temperature measured in Moomba, 20.4 degrees, is 4.7 degrees above average. The minimum temperature measured in Nuriootpa, 2.5 degrees, is 5.7 degrees below average. The maximum temperature measured in Yunta, 20.4 degrees, is 4.9 degrees below average.

Highest rainfall in the 24 hours to 9am was 0.0 mm at all locations.
The overnight minimum temperature range was from 2.5 degrees at Nuriootpa to 20.4 degrees at Moomba.
The daytime highest temperatures recorded to 4pm ranged from 13.6 degrees at Parawa to 29.5 degrees at Oodnadatta.

Today's Weather for South Australia to 4pm

Highest Maximum Temperatures Lowest Minimum Temperatures
Oodnadatta 29.5 C Nuriootpa 2.5 C
Marree 29.4 C Turretfield 3.0 C
Moomba 28.7 C Wudinna 3.8 C
Lowest Maximum Temperatures Highest Minimum Temperatures
Parawa 13.6 C Moomba 20.4 C
Mount Lofty 13.6 C Oodnadatta 17.6 C
kuitpo 14.8 C Andamooka 16.0 C
Highest Rainfall - Midnight to 4pm
Nil mm

Today's Weather to 4pm


Maximum Temperature 20.0 C at 2:46 pm
Minimum Temperature 9.5 C at 5:55 am
Rainfall - Midnight to 4pm 0.0 mm

Rainfall Summary


Month to date 14.8 mm
Average for October 44.5 mm
Year to date 264.4 mm
Average January to end of October 472.5 mm

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