Furneaux Islands Weather
Furneaux Islands Forecast
Wednesday Sunny. Winds W/SW 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then turning N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 16.
Thursday Cloudy. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending E in the late afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Furneaux Islands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||17||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 20||81||E 25||60|
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