West Coast District Forecast

No warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm CDT on Tuesday 23 October 2018.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the Bight will move steadily eastwards over the week, with a weak ridge of high pressure persisting off the southern coast throughout the forecast period. A low pressure system and associated trough over Western Australia will enter the far west of the state on Friday, before moving across the north of the state over the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Clear. Winds southerly 20 to 25 km/h turning southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

Wednesday 24 October

Mostly sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:40am to 5:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Ceduna 7 27
Mostly sunny. Wudinna 5 27
Mostly sunny. Elliston 9 23
Mostly sunny. Nullarbor 8 29

Thursday 25 October

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower west of about Ceduna. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 33.

Friday 26 October

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower west of about Ceduna. The chance of a thunderstorm west of Ceduna in the afternoon and evening. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h turning north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending northeast to southeasterly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.

Saturday 27 October

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am CDT Wednesday.

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