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Kangaroo Island Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, becoming less likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds W/NW 35 to 50 km/h.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h tending N before dawn then shifting SW 35 to 55 km/h early in the morning.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds SW 40 to 55 km/h decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day then turning W 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h during the day then becoming NW 25 to 30 km/h during the evening.

  • Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the evening.

Issued Wed 16:58 CST

Kangaroo Island Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
7 18 40% 1-5mm Nil N 28 75 NNE 35 64
Mostly sunny
9 18 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 29 76 N 32 70
Mostly sunny
8 19 50% 1-5mm Nil N 22 75 NNE 29 64
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