Upper Western Weather
Upper Western Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of rain in the northeast early this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the South Australian border in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the north in the early morning. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Saturday Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming N/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Upper Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||23||60%||5-10mm||Nil||ENE 17||72||NE 15||46|
||11||20||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 16||66||NE 13||49|
||8||20||70%||5-10mm||Nil||NE 13||70||NNE 21||44|
||15||22||70%||10-20mm||Nil||ENE 20||48||NNE 21||40|
||10||21||70%||5-10mm||Nil||NE 16||56||NNE 19||39|
||7||21||70%||5-10mm||Nil||NE 12||65||NNE 18||40|
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August temperature and rainfall records have been broken across Queensland today, some of which have been in place for more than a century.
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