West Coast Weather
West Coast Forecast
Monday Mostly sunny. Winds N 35 to 55 km/h decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h shifting S 25 to 40 km/h before dawn.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds S 25 to 30 km/h turning SE 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
West Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||29||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 12||74||SSW 25||33|
||7||28||50%||< 1mm||Nil||E 7||85||SSE 17||35|
||12||24||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 14||70||S 17||50|
||11||36||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 10||41||SE 11||17|
||14||34||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 14||44||NW 13||14|
||10||26||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 16||85||SSE 26||37|
||15||30||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 12||51||S 18||32|
||7||33||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 11||57||SE 14||14|
The heat currently affecting southeastern Australia is rare, not just for this time of year but even for summer, covering an unusually large area.
As South Australia continues to heat up in unseasonably hot weather, the Country Fire Service (CFS) has issued an extreme fire danger rating for the Mount Lofty Ranges and the state's lower south-east.
A Western Queensland grazier who has overcome depression says he will not allow the current drought to drag him back into the dark days of negative thinking.