Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the north early this morning. High (80%) chance of rain this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north later tonight. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 21.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the early morning. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h turning SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog inland. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast, most likely in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||18||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 17||75||SW 34||67|
||7||12||90%||1-5mm||Nil||W 22||80||W 32||75|
||9||17||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 18||77||SW 33||69|
||13||18||90%||5-10mm||Nil||WNW 18||65||WSW 37||67|
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