Wednesday Hot and mostly sunny. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 39.
Thursday Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm near the Victorian border at night. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE before dawn then becoming light in the middle of the day.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending S/SW during the afternoon.
Saturday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h.
Riverina Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||37||70%||5-10mm||Nil||NE 14||57||N 16||35|
||19||40||60%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 26||48||N 25||27|
||19||38||70%||5-10mm||Nil||NE 21||54||N 24||27|
Sydney has endured another sweaty night during what could be shaping up to be the city's warmest January on record.
Prolonged heatwave conditions are helping elevate the bushfire threat in parts of New South Wales this week, after a slow start to the season.
A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.