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West Coast Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patches of light frost south of Streaky Bay in the early morning. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Mon 17:01 CST

West Coast Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Windy with showers
5 14 80% 1-5mm Slight SW 26 81 SW 38 63
Possible shower
4 12 60% 1-5mm Slight NW 22 100 SW 33 100
Windy with showers
8 13 80% 1-5mm Nil WSW 34 75 SW 36 65
Possible shower
3 13 80% 1-5mm Slight WSW 24 76 SW 29 59
Possible shower
7 13 80% 1-5mm Nil SW 25 78 SW 30 62
Windy with showers
4 15 60% 1-5mm Slight W 29 88 SW 39 52
Windy with showers
7 14 80% 1-5mm Nil SW 32 82 SW 35 60
Possible shower
5 12 80% 1-5mm Slight WNW 22 85 SW 30 66
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