Central West Weather
Central West Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers or rain at times in the northeast early this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the northeast in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers east of Longreach, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of rain. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Central West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||31||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 22||65||NE 16||39|
||20||32||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 25||62||NNE 17||37|
||19||35||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 21||60||NNE 10||32|
A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).
A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.
Despite a promising start to the wet season, many Top End cattle stations are entering the dry season with The bulk of the season's rain came with a monsoon trough which moved over the Northern Territory in , with little follow-up rain throughout January and February.