Daily Weather Review


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Daily Weather Review for South Australia

Issued at 4:30 pm CDT on Monday 30 November 2015.

Weather Situation

A trough of low pressure crossed the state today. Ahead of it were fresh to strong, hot, dry and gusty northwesterly winds with fresh and cooler southwesterly wind behind it. Raised dust was observed to the north of Adelaide this morning before the change came through around midday. Isolated high based showers and thunderstorms also developed near and east of the trough. Little to no rainfall was recorded due to the dry atmosphere, except with more consistent thunderstorm activity.

Minimum temperatures were higher than average everywhere but the Lower South East district where they were slightly below average. Maximum temperatures were also higher than average in most districts, except in the West Coast district which experienced below average maximum temperatures because the changed passed through earlier in the day.

Highest rainfall in the 24 hours to 9am was 0.4 mm at Kyancutta.
The overnight minimum temperature range was from 4.4 degrees at Coonawarra to 29.1 degrees at Oodnadatta.
The daytime highest temperatures recorded to 4pm ranged from 19.2 degrees at Neptune Island to 42.6 degrees at Port Augusta.

Today's Weather for South Australia to 4pm

Highest Maximum Temperatures Lowest Minimum Temperatures
Port Augusta 42.6 C Coonawarra 4.4 C
Roxby Downs 41.8 C Naracoorte 4.7 C
Oodnadatta 41.7 C Mount Gambier 6.0 C
Lowest Maximum Temperatures Highest Minimum Temperatures
Neptune Island 19.2 C Oodnadatta 29.1 C
Cape Borda 20.2 C Roxby Downs 28.2 C
Coles Point 22.7 C Tarcoola 26.1 C
Highest Rainfall
Pukatja/Ernabella 2.8 mm
Mount Gambier 0.8 mm
Nullarbor 0.2 mm

Today's Weather to 4pm


Maximum Temperature 34.7 C at 10:29 am
Minimum Temperature 20.3 C at 4:51 am
Rainfall 0.0 mm

Rainfall Summary


Month to date 9.8 mm
Average for November 30.1 mm
Year to date 382.2 mm
Average January to end of November 514.5 mm

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