Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north later tonight. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h turning N 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the early morning. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h shifting SW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning.
Friday Cloudy. Patchy fog about higher ground in the early morning. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog inland. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||18||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 16||75||SW 33||68|
||7||12||90%||1-5mm||Nil||W 22||81||W 32||74|
||9||17||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 18||77||SW 32||69|
||13||18||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 18||65||WSW 37||67|
Canberra has shivered its way through the most cold nights since 1997 and its wettest winter since 2005.
It's the weather phrase that makes the coastal dwellers of New South Wales shudder - East Coast Low.
For most people, spring brings the hope of warm weather.