Kangaroo Island Weather
Kangaroo Island Forecast
Monday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, increasing to a medium (40%) chance in the afternoon and a high (80%) chance from late afternoon. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then turning SW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Kangaroo Island Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||12||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 28||80||SSW 26||68|
||9||12||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 36||81||SW 34||73|
||8||14||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 16||80||SW 22||65|
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A Tasmanian rescue helicopter has abandoned plans to winch out a couple trapped with their car in Mount Field national park after heavy snowfall in the state.
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