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vagary (noun) odd or eccentric behavior of a person; unexpected change in situation.
The vagaries of a person are their whims and fancies, that is, their sudden odd and unusual actions, decisions, etc. The vagaries of whether are the sudden and unexpected changes in whether. The vagary of the management is the odd behavior of the management when it is unexpected and sudden.
- Whether the match will be held or not depends on the vagaries of the whether. The conduct of the match depends on what the whether conditions are going to be at the time of the match.
- His wife divorced him because of his vagaries. He is a man of shims and fancies, and no one knows how and when his mood changes.