Monday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost about the Southern Highlands. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe this evening. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 18.
Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of fog inland in the early morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Light winds.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Light winds.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||19||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SSE 4||79||WSW 16||74|
||7||13||90%||10-20mm||Nil||S 16||94||S 21||76|
||9||17||90%||10-20mm||Nil||S 10||79||SW 17||71|
||13||18||90%||10-20mm||Nil||SSE 6||70||W 12||77|
For most of Australia's frost-prone areas the frost season has started later than any other year since 2007 but now it has arrived with a shudder.
Although temperatures across the southern states have been more seasonal over the recent days, temperatures along the eastern seaboard have remained quite balmy.
Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.