Monday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog early this morning, mainly about the Upper Hunter. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 19. Large and powerful surf conditions in the morning are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.
Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning fog. Slight (30%) chance of a shower about the Upper Hunter in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h turning W/NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Hunter Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||20||50%||< 1mm||Nil||N 18||73||WNW 30||42|
||9||19||80%||1-5mm||Nil||N 14||77||WNW 24||50|
||10||20||50%||-||Nil||NW 18||62||WNW 24||48|
||8||20||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 17||63||WNW 24||47|
||9||20||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 17||78||WNW 32||40|
||8||19||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 16||78||WNW 24||48|
||10||12||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 32||79||WNW 37||70|
|Windy with rain
||12||19||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 25||69||WNW 40||42|
||11||21||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 25||73||WNW 42||46|
||12||19||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 18||79||WNW 31||58|
||8||19||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 16||79||WNW 25||49|
||8||17||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 20||78||WNW 28||59|
||7||19||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 18||71||WNW 26||50|
||8||21||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 16||70||WNW 27||44|
Sydney, Canberra and Melbourne are all set for a cold start to spring while snow could fall at Bluff Knoll in the nation's west.
Winter 2015 varied significantly across Australia, with southeastern parts of Australia shivering through their coldest winter in years, whilst western and northern parts basked in much warmer than average conditions.
Flooded dairy farmers at Berry on the New South Wales south coast are struggling to keep their cows dry and fed in the downpour.