Central West Weather

Current Warnings
 

Central West Forecast

  • Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far northeast in the late afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then turning SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

  • Wednesday Hot and sunny. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

  • Thursday Sunny. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

  • Friday Sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm east of Longreach in the evening. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Issued Mon 06:15 EST

Central West 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 %
Sunny
27 43 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
25 43 5% < 1mm Nil N 11 30 SW 15 8
Sunny
25 43 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
26 44 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 20 32 WSW 23 11
Sunny
25 43 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
25 44 5% < 1mm Nil NW 21 47 WSW 18 14
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