West Coast District Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm CST on Wednesday 8 July 2020.

Weather Situation

A high near Tasmania will slowly move over the Tasman Sea. A weakening trough will move over the far west of the State today ahead of a low pressure system that is developing well south of the Bight and is expected to move northeastwards to be southwest of Kangaroo Island Friday evening and across to Victoria late Saturday.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Clear. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Thursday 9 July

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower west of Nullarbor. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast at night. Winds northerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching around 19.

Sun protection 12:10pm to 1:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Ceduna 4 19
Partly cloudy. Wudinna 3 18
Partly cloudy. Elliston 7 17
Partly cloudy. Nullarbor 5 20

Friday 10 July

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers east of Ceduna, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Light winds becoming northwest to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.

Saturday 11 July

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers east of Ceduna, high (70%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm south of Streaky Bay in the morning and afternoon. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h turning southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.

Sunday 12 July

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of a shower near the coast east of Ceduna, slight (20%) chance elsewhere, most likely during the morning. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am CST Thursday.

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