Daily Weather Review


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Daily Weather Review for South Australia

Issued at 4:30 pm CST on Friday 26 August 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system centred over Gulf Waters extended over the State today. Light shower activity was observed offshore along the West Coast this morning, near the coasts in central districts and onshore in the South East during the day. Morning fog was observed along the West Coast. It was generally cloudy in the south today with scattered cloud developing during the afternoon in the west and northeast.

Highest rainfall in the 24 hours to 9am was 5.8 mm at Marree.
The overnight minimum temperature range was from -2.6 degrees at Kyancutta to 11.7 degrees at Neptune Island.
The daytime highest temperatures recorded to 4pm ranged from 8.0 degrees at Mount Lofty to 20.2 degrees at Oodnadatta.

Today's Weather for South Australia to 4pm

Highest Maximum Temperatures Lowest Minimum Temperatures
Oodnadatta 20.2 C Kyancutta -2.6 C
Moomba 20.1 C Wudinna -2.0 C
Nullarbor 19.7 C Yongala -2.0 C
Lowest Maximum Temperatures Highest Minimum Temperatures
Mount Lofty 8.0 C Neptune Island 11.7 C
Mount Crawford 8.5 C Stenhouse Bay 10.6 C
Clare 10.8 C Edithburgh 9.6 C
Highest Rainfall - Midnight to 4pm
Robe 0.4 mm
Coles Point 0.2 mm

Today's Weather to 4pm


Maximum Temperature 14.2 C at 3:34 pm
Minimum Temperature 5.8 C at 4:56 am
Rainfall - Midnight to 4pm 0.0 mm

Rainfall Summary


Month to date 50.4 mm
Average for August 67.5 mm
Year to date 480.2 mm
Average January to end of August 384.1 mm

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