NW Slopes & Plains Weather
NW Slopes & Plains Forecast
Sunday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 40.
Monday Hot. Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm on the southern slopes in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.
Tuesday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower on the southern slopes, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
NW Slopes & Plains Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||35||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 23||50||NW 16||21|
||17||34||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 18||47||NW 17||22|
||13||33||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 11||53||W 16||21|
Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.
The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.
Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.