Kangaroo Island Weather
Kangaroo Island Forecast
Tuesday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning NW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 45 km/h before turning SW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h turning S 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning.
Friday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming S 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Kangaroo Island Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 21||59||SSE 20||43|
||15||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 20||71||SE 20||66|
||16||22||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 18||67||SE 23||47|
When Cyclone Yasi devastated parts of North Queensland in 2011, the rains it brought with it took out about 20 million tonnes of coking coal production.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a category three system, having made landfall along the north Queensland coastline near Airlie Beach earlier this afternoon as a slow-moving category four system.
Panicked residents in areas affected by Cyclone Debbie have relayed their experiences to the ABC as torrential rain and wind gusts pummel the region.