Northern Rivers Weather
Northern Rivers Forecast
Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending S/SW in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 19.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of a shower. Patchy morning fog in the north. Light winds.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Northern Rivers Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||19||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 12||79||SE 12||60|
||10||19||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 10||78||SE 14||59|
||12||18||40%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 16||75||SE 16||60|
||8||19||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 9||85||SE 13||56|
||8||18||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 5||82||ESE 10||57|
||8||18||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 6||98||SE 12||67|
||10||19||70%||1-5mm||Nil||S 13||74||SE 13||56|
||11||18||50%||1-5mm||Nil||S 13||78||SSE 12||58|
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