Upper Western Weather
Upper Western Forecast
Monday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending N/NE in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid 30s.
Tuesday Hot and sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Hot and sunny. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Thursday Sunny. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h turning E/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Upper Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||34||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 13||32||WNW 9||16|
||16||33||80%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 11||42||SSW 5||22|
||17||32||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 14||35||WNW 10||15|
||17||33||50%||< 1mm||Nil||N 10||36||WNW 14||14|
||21||36||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 13||23||WNW 13||11|
||18||36||50%||1-5mm||Nil||E 11||34||SSE 8||17|
||19||34||50%||1-5mm||Nil||N 15||32||WNW 13||14|
||15||33||50%||1-5mm||Nil||N 11||39||WNW 13||15|
The heat currently affecting southeastern Australia is rare, not just for this time of year but even for summer, covering an unusually large area.
As South Australia continues to heat up in unseasonably hot weather, the Country Fire Service (CFS) has issued an extreme fire danger rating for the Mount Lofty Ranges and the state's lower south-east.
A Western Queensland grazier who has overcome depression says he will not allow the current drought to drag him back into the dark days of negative thinking.