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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
4 17 60% 1-5mm Slight WSW 15 95 W 34 54
Windy with showers
4 14 70% 1-5mm Slight NW 14 100 WNW 33 98
Windy with showers
7 15 60% 5-10mm Nil WSW 22 83 W 32 61
Possible shower
5 17 60% 1-5mm Slight SW 13 91 WSW 25 46
Possible shower
8 15 60% 1-5mm Nil WSW 16 84 W 29 49
Possible shower
6 16 40% < 1mm Nil NW 18 85 WNW 35 44
Possible shower
9 17 60% 1-5mm Nil SW 20 74 W 30 52
Possible shower
4 16 60% 1-5mm Slight NW 14 92 W 29 49
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