Daily Weather Review


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Daily Weather Review for South Australia

Issued at 4:30 pm CST on Tuesday 27 September 2016.

Weather Situation

A weak trough is moving over southern coasts today with a ridge of high pressure over the north of the State. Light shower activity was observed over the South East Districts, southern Mt Lofty Ranges and southern Yorke Peninsula.

Maximum and minimum temperatures were generally around or just below average. The minimum temperature recorded in Ceduna, 1.5 degrees, is 6.3 degrees below average. The maximum temperature recorded in Whyalla, 17.4 degrees, is 4.3 degrees below average. The maximum temperature recorded in Nullarbor, 25.3 degrees, is 2.7 degrees above average.

Highest rainfall in the 24 hours to 9am was 12.6 mm at Nangwarry Forestry SA Depot.
The overnight minimum temperature range was from 0.1 degrees at Yongala to 11.9 degrees at Marree.
The daytime highest temperatures recorded to 4pm ranged from 9.9 degrees at Mount Lofty to 27.9 degrees at Moomba.

Today's Weather for South Australia to 4pm

Highest Maximum Temperatures Lowest Minimum Temperatures
Moomba 27.9 C Yongala 0.1 C
Oodnadatta 27.5 C Kadina 0.6 C
Pukatja/Ernabella 26.9 C Turretfield 0.8 C
Lowest Maximum Temperatures Highest Minimum Temperatures
Mount Lofty 9.9 C Marree 11.9 C
Mount Crawford 12.3 C Elliston 11.8 C
Parawa 13.1 C Neptune Island 11.7 C
Highest Rainfall - Midnight to 4pm
Mount Gambier Airport 0.6 mm
Mount Lofty 0.6 mm
Naracoorte 0.2 mm

Today's Weather to 4pm


Maximum Temperature 17.2 C at 3:27 pm
Minimum Temperature 7.9 C at 5:06 am
Rainfall - Midnight to 4pm 0.0 mm

Rainfall Summary


Month to date 81.2 mm
Average for September 57.9 mm
Year to date 569.8 mm
Average January to end of September 442.0 mm

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