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Illawarra Weather

Thu 04:10 EDT
Current Warnings

Illawarra Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, becoming less likely later tonight. Rain possibly heavy at times. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 24. Large and powerful surf conditions in the evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds S/SW 25 to 35 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h.

Issued Thu 05:15 EDT

Illawarra Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
14 20 90% 5-10mm Nil SSW 16 79 SSE 18 79
10 15 80% 1-5mm Nil S 19 89 SSE 20 83
14 19 90% 5-10mm Nil SSW 16 79 SSE 17 79
16 20 90% 10-20mm Nil SSW 22 79 SSE 26 76
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