Daily Weather Review


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Daily Weather Review for South Australia

Issued at 4:44 pm CST on Thursday 17 April 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure ridge positioned over South Australia continued to bring light and variable winds to the State. Patches of early morning fog developed in the south of the State, particularly over the West Coast and Eyre Peninsula. Minimum temperatures were generally 1 to 3 degrees below average, with maximum temperatures generally 1 to 3 degrees above average. Any rainfall readings after 9am were most likely due to dew.

Highest rainfall in the 24 hours to 9am was 1.6 mm at Mount Gambier Airport.
The overnight minimum temperature range was from 4.1 degrees at Keith to 16.1 degrees at Neptune Island.
The daytime highest temperatures recorded to 4pm ranged from 18.0 degrees at Mount Lofty to 30.1 degrees at Nullarbor.

Today's Weather for South Australia to 4pm

Highest Maximum Temperatures Lowest Minimum Temperatures
Nullarbor 30.1 C Keith 4.1 C
Tarcoola 30.0 C Coonawarra 4.2 C
Roxby Downs 28.9 C Padthaway 4.4 C
Lowest Maximum Temperatures Highest Minimum Temperatures
Mount Lofty 18.0 C Neptune Island 16.1 C
Parawa 18.9 C Moomba 15.1 C
Cape Jaffa 19.4 C Coober Pedy 14.5 C
Highest Rainfall
Coonawarra 0.2 mm
Cape Jaffa 0.2 mm
Minnipa 0.2 mm

Today's Weather to 4pm


Maximum Temperature 24.2 C at 2:16 pm
Minimum Temperature 10.9 C at 5:21 am
Rainfall 0.0 mm

Rainfall Summary


Month to date 20 mm
Average for April 40 mm
Year to date 148 mm
Average January to end of April 99 mm

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