Nth Cst & Tableland Weather
Nth Cst & Tableland Forecast
Tuesday Clear. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||23||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 12||88||ESE 12||63|
||19||27||30%||< 1mm||Nil||S 15||74||SE 20||55|
||18||25||60%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 12||75||SE 12||62|
||20||27||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 21||74||SE 22||62|
||19||26||30%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 26||82||SSE 26||66|
||18||25||30%||1-5mm||Nil||S 16||80||SSE 16||66|
||21||25||30%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 21||75||SE 21||67|
||15||26||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 13||73||E 13||47|
||18||24||30%||1-5mm||Nil||S 14||81||SSE 14||67|
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