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West Coast Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 19.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patches of light frost south of Streaky Bay in the early morning. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Tue 05:40 CST

West Coast Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
6 18 60% 1-5mm Nil N 21 79 NW 24 48
Possible shower
6 17 60% 1-5mm Nil N 15 90 N 23 83
Possible shower
8 17 60% 1-5mm Nil N 25 78 NNW 21 57
Possible shower
5 18 60% 1-5mm Nil N 19 76 N 20 44
Possible shower
8 17 60% 1-5mm Nil NNE 22 71 NNW 24 42
Possible shower
7 16 80% 1-5mm Nil N 13 82 WNW 29 59
Possible shower
9 20 60% 1-5mm Nil N 24 71 WNW 19 49
Possible shower
6 17 60% 1-5mm Nil NNE 18 77 NNW 24 49
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