Daily Weather Review


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Daily Weather Review for South Australia

Issued at 4:31 pm CDT on Sunday 23 October 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system currently centred south of Kangaroo Island has directed a light south to southeasterly airstream over eastern parts of the State today, resulting in light showers over the southeast districts, southern Mount Lofty Ranges and Kangaroo Island this morning. In most other areas morning cloud cleared to a mostly sunny day. Patches of morning frost were observed in the Flinders, Mid North, Murraylands and Upper South East. Both overnight minimum and today's maximum temperatures were below average in all centres.

Highest rainfall in the 24 hours to 9am was 1.2 mm at Birdwood.
The overnight minimum temperature range was from -1.0 degrees at Yongala to 10.3 degrees at Port Lincoln.
The daytime highest temperatures recorded to 4pm ranged from 11.2 degrees at Parawa to 24.5 degrees at Oodnadatta.

Today's Weather for South Australia to 4pm

Highest Maximum Temperatures Lowest Minimum Temperatures
Oodnadatta 24.5 C Yongala -1.0 C
Nullarbor 24.3 C Roseworthy -0.5 C
Marree Airport 22.9 C Snowtown -0.3 C
Lowest Maximum Temperatures Highest Minimum Temperatures
Parawa 11.2 C Port Lincoln 10.3 C
Mount Lofty 12.0 C Cape Willoughby 10.1 C
Kuitpo 12.2 C Edithburgh 9.9 C
Highest Rainfall - Midnight to 4pm
Mount Gambier Airport 0.4 mm

Today's Weather to 4pm


Maximum Temperature 17.6 C at 3:29 pm
Minimum Temperature 7.2 C at 2:54 am
Rainfall - Midnight to 4pm 0.0 mm

Rainfall Summary


Month to date 80.4 mm
Average for October 41.0 mm
Year to date 700.2 mm
Average January to end of October 483 mm

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