Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 34.
Thursday Mostly sunny day. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 40 km/h before ahead of a SE 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon, reaching 50 km/h near the coast.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming N/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||14||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 9||51||NE 22||39|
||12||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 17||43||NNW 22||24|
||14||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 11||48||NNE 22||25|
||17||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 13||59||NE 26||52|
The drying effect of El Nino is restricting irrigation in northern Tasmania.
Extreme heat has been affecting New South Wales again this week just ahead of a cooler change.
The fruit industry will ask consumers to lower their expectations on fruit quality this season.