Northern Rivers Weather
Northern Rivers Forecast
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. A thunderstorm likely. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then shifting SE 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Northern Rivers Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||19||29||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NE 5||82||NNE 24||80|
||21||28||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 5||87||NNE 19||84|
||18||31||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 8||80||NNE 16||66|
||19||32||90%||5-10mm||Nil||N 8||82||NNE 19||69|
||18||30||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 3||86||NNE 20||74|
South-east Queensland residents woke to loud cracks of thunder early this morning, as a band of storms moved across the region, delivering almost 10,000 lightning strikes.
Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La Niña weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.
An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.