Lower Western Weather
Lower Western Forecast
Monday Hot. Mostly clear. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning N 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Tuesday Hot. Mostly sunny morning. Areas of raised dust possible in the afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NW 30 to 45 km/h shifting S 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h turning SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Lower Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||38||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 21||22||NW 34||10|
||19||35||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 25||17||NW 39||8|
||19||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||N 22||20||NW 31||7|
||20||37||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 26||20||NW 36||11|
||18||38||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 19||22||NW 33||10|
'Godzilla El Nino' intensifying: Drought, heatwaves and heightened bushfire risk expected this summer
With Australia in the grip of an extreme El Nino weather event, more heatwaves and a heightened bushfire risk are expected this summer.
Adelaide has recorded one of its hottest October days in 70 years, with the temperature reaching 35.6 degrees Celsius, as Country Fire Service (CFS) crews battle blazes across the state.
Monday was the earliest October day to surpass 30 degrees Celsius in Canberra since records began in 1939.