Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower inland this afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland during this afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 29.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.
Monday Mostly sunny morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Tuesday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon.
Illawarra Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||30||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 9||67||NE 20||45|
||12||29||60%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 19||62||NW 21||31|
||15||34||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 15||59||NNE 20||25|
||17||28||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 14||59||NE 25||52|
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