Mount Lofty Ranges Weather
Mount Lofty Ranges Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Slight chance (20%) of a shower about southern Fleurieu Peninsula. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NE in the early afternoon.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending N/NW in the middle of the day.
Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon with possible small hail. Winds W 30 to 40 km/h turning SW during the morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Mount Lofty Ranges Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||12||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 26||87||W 33||64|
||6||9||80%||1-5mm||Nil||W 27||84||W 32||71|
||5||10||80%||1-5mm||Slight||WSW 26||92||SW 30||70|
|Windy with showers
||6||8||80%||1-5mm||Nil||W 30||90||W 32||77|
||5||7||80%||1-5mm||Nil||W 26||87||W 31||79|
||8||12||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 26||70||WSW 33||60|
||5||10||80%||1-5mm||Slight||W 25||86||W 31||62|
||10||10||80%||5-10mm||Nil||WSW 31||77||WSW 36||70|
||6||13||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 23||86||W 32||63|
||6||9||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 29||93||WSW 35||89|
||7||11||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 24||80||W 33||62|
||7||13||80%||1-5mm||Nil||W 33||72||W 39||57|
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