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Riverina Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny day. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the east early this morning. Slight chance of a shower, more likely later tonight. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 km/h before turning W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 23.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of rain in the southeast in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning and early afternoon then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 19.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the morning. Medium chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 1 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 19.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of rain in the southeast, slight chance elsewhere, easing during the day. Winds N/NW 20 to 25 km/h turning W 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 19.

Issued Mon 19:15 EST

Riverina Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Rain
4 14 30% < 1mm Slight WNW 8 97 W 12 64
Rain
4 14 10% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
5 16 10% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
6 18 5% < 1mm Nil W 11 84 W 18 37
Mostly sunny
5 18 10% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
7 19 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Rain
6 13 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Rain
8 17 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
5 16 10% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Rain
5 15 10% < 1mm Slight WNW 14 86 W 19 52
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