Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm about higher ground this afternoon and early evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 22.
Friday Cloudy. Patchy fog in the south in the early morning. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW 25 to 35 km/h during the day.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||W 20||47||SSW 24||37|
||5||17||10%||< 1mm||Slight||W 26||59||W 30||39|
||9||21||5%||< 1mm||Nil||W 21||46||SW 24||30|
||12||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||W 21||43||SSW 25||42|
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State of the Climate report 2016: Extreme heat events increasing in duration, frequency and intensity
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