Tuesday Sunny. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 19.
Wednesday Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the Southern Highlands at night. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Friday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||20||30%||< 1mm||Nil||W 10||63||E 17||50|
||2||14||30%||< 1mm||Moderate||WNW 14||73||SSE 17||51|
||6||18||20%||< 1mm||Nil||W 12||66||ESE 19||49|
||10||17||30%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 14||57||ESE 17||59|
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