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West Coast Forecast

  • Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending S/SE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming SE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.

  • Sunday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Areas of raised dust west of Ceduna in the late morning and early afternoon. Slight chance of showers in the afternoon and evening, increasing to a medium chance in the far west. The chance of a thunderstorm west of Nullarbor. Winds E/NE 25 to 40 km/h tending NW/NE 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 43.

  • Monday Very hot. Partly cloudy. High chance of showers south of Streaky Bay, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Areas of raised dust east of Ceduna in the afternoon. Winds E/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending NW/NE 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then shifting milder SW 25 to 40 km/h in the W and extending throughout in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 21 to 26 with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 42.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower south of Streaky Bay in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending W/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Issued Thu 19:10 EST

West Coast Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
15 24 5% < 1mm Nil SW 26 62 SSW 31 50
Cloudy
14 23 10% < 1mm Nil WSW 25 66 WSW 27 48
Mostly sunny
16 22 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
14 25 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
14 25 5% < 1mm Nil SW 25 60 SW 25 32
Mostly sunny
14 24 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 24 67 S 28 49
Mostly sunny
15 24 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
14 25 5% < 1mm Nil SW 24 60 SW 26 32
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