Northern Rivers Weather
Northern Rivers Forecast
Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Friday Mostly sunny morning. Areas of fog inland in the early morning. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the coast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h turning S 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.
Northern Rivers Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||21||40%||< 1mm||Nil||W 24||62||WSW 19||42|
||8||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||W 17||62||W 16||31|
||10||22||10%||< 1mm||Nil||W 11||66||WSW 17||32|
||8||21||40%||< 1mm||Nil||W 17||74||WSW 20||37|
Witnesses saw a man being swept away after his vehicle went into floodwaters near Lismore in far north New South Wales, police say, as a heavy downpour and strong winds hit the state's coast.
After receiving record-breaking rain in June and July, parts of western Queensland have received their best August rain in nearly 20 years.
August temperature and rainfall records have been broken across Queensland today, some of which have been in place for more than a century.