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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 Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Windy with showers
10 15 60% < 1mm Nil NW 29 76 SW 34 79
Windy with showers
10 15 60% < 1mm Nil NNW 43 71 WSW 35 80
Windy with showers
10 16 60% < 1mm Nil NNW 23 73 WSW 27 73
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