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West Coast Forecast

  • Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending S/SE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon then tending E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.

  • Sunday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers west of Ceduna in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm west of Ceduna in the afternoon and evening. Winds E 30 to 45 km/h tending NW/NE 35 to 50 km/h during the morning then tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 43.

  • Monday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/NE 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then tending NW/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 40.

Issued Thu 19:10 EST

West Coast 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 %
Possible shower
22 39 70% 5-10mm Nil NNE 32 31 NW 37 38
Late shower
21 38 70% 5-10mm Nil NE 28 38 N 30 26
Possible shower
22 34 80% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Windy with showers
29 42 80% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
28 41 90% 5-10mm Nil NNE 35 25 NNW 33 23
Mostly sunny
21 35 50% 1-5mm Nil NW 22 60 W 34 39
Windy with showers
26 41 70% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
25 39 80% 5-10mm Nil NE 33 23 NNW 38 20
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