West Coast Weather
West Coast Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h turning S 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Friday Cloud clearing. Light winds becoming S/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.
Saturday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Sunday Sunny. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE during the day then turning E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
West Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||19||30||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 24||46||WSW 31||58|
||16||30||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 23||39||WSW 26||31|
||18||31||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 25||37||WSW 27||29|
||19||29||60%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 28||63||SW 34||59|
||18||35||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 22||36||W 28||22|
The most widespread heat in five years could grip parts of southern and eastern Australia next week.
Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.
It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.