Tuesday The chance of fog early this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Peninsula Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||29||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 18||70||ESE 28||61|
||20||27||20%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 23||75||ESE 25||66|
||18||25||20%||-||Nil||ESE 16||78||E 16||54|
||14||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 15||62||NNE 12||34|
||18||31||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 13||73||E 13||40|
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