South Coast Weather
South Coast Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 20.
Thursday Cloudy. Light winds becoming NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.
Friday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog in the south. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning E/NE during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds.
South Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||25||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 12||67||NE 13||49|
||9||26||50%||1-5mm||Nil||N 11||72||NE 10||46|
||10||24||50%||< 1mm||Nil||N 8||75||NE 16||56|
||15||22||50%||< 1mm||Nil||N 20||72||NE 18||65|
||10||24||50%||< 1mm||Nil||N 9||72||NE 19||56|
||13||22||50%||1-5mm||Nil||N 16||75||NE 16||62|
||14||23||40%||< 1mm||Nil||N 15||74||NE 19||57|
The weather bureau says the month of September was the third driest on record in Australia.
Children in remote areas of Papua New Guinea are dying as a result of food shortages caused by frost and worsening drought, villagers say.
Upper Hunter farmers are concerned a spike in warm weather across the region could take its toll on crop yields.