Roper-McArthur Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||34||50%||< 1mm||Nil||E 19||42||ENE 23||36|
||24||32||50%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 26||60||ENE 26||53|
||21||38||60%||-||Nil||ENE 16||42||E 21||20|
||19||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 14||33||ENE 17||24|
||23||36||5%||-||Nil||ENE 23||40||ENE 19||23|
The heat currently affecting southeastern Australia is rare, not just for this time of year but even for summer, covering an unusually large area.
As South Australia continues to heat up in unseasonably hot weather, the Country Fire Service (CFS) has issued an extreme fire danger rating for the Mount Lofty Ranges and the state's lower south-east.
A Western Queensland grazier who has overcome depression says he will not allow the current drought to drag him back into the dark days of negative thinking.