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Kangaroo Island Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. A medium (40%) chance of showers, increasing to a high (70%) chance of showers during the afternoon, easing and clearing during the evening. Winds N/NW 35 to 45 km/h shifting S/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 16.

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of rain in the evening. Light winds becoming N/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending N/NW in the middle of the day.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain in the morning. Winds NW/SW 25 to 30 km/h tending S/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the evening.

Issued Thu 10:35 CST

Kangaroo Island Observations

Latest Observations
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
15:40 CST
SSW 30 35 11.7 9.3 8.8 85 2 1.4 1017.3
15:40 CST
SW 50 56 12.3 10.7 8.6 90 3 0.0 -
15:40 CST
SSW 28 35 12.2 10.9 9.6 92 2 0.4 1017.3
15:40 CST
SSW 31 41 10.7 9.7 7.4 93 2 0.4 -
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