Southern Tablelands Weather
Southern Tablelands Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northwest during this afternoon and early evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 23.
Thursday Cloudy. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.
Southern Tablelands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||18||10%||< 1mm||Nil||E 9||77||ENE 15||48|
||9||24||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 24||61||E 17||42|
||8||18||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 21||71||ENE 24||50|
||6||17||20%||< 1mm||Nil||E 12||82||ENE 14||59|
||5||18||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 18||84||E 15||58|
||8||23||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 23||66||E 17||43|
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.