Upper Western Weather
Upper Western Forecast
Friday Hot. Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast early this evening. Light winds.
Saturday Very hot and sunny. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Sunday Very hot and sunny. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning.
Monday Hot and mostly sunny. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h.
Tuesday Sunny. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h.
Upper Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||19||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 16||35||NW 13||15|
||17||33||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 15||36||NNW 14||18|
||16||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 20||40||SSE 18||19|
||18||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 22||32||SSW 19||17|
||18||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 20||39||S 18||21|
||15||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 18||39||S 18||19|
Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.
Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle
A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.
Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.