Fairfax Media Network

Lower Western Weather

Current Warnings

Lower Western Forecast

  • Thursday Mostly clear. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening.

  • Friday Sunny morning. High (70%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Possible small hail with showers or storms. Light winds becoming W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Sunday Becoming cloudy. Light winds.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the South Australian border, most likely in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.

Issued Thu 16:56 EST

Lower Western Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
5 14 40% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
9 14 70% < 1mm Nil E 13 80 NNW 11 63
8 14 40% < 1mm Nil E 10 76 E 8 57
Possible shower
8 14 60% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
8 16 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Winter nears as Victoria hit with rain, snow in Alpine areas

19:14 EST

Melbourne has had its coldest day since last September, with heavy rain and flurries in Alpine areas.

A Vivid weekend

14:20 EST

For those among us wanting to balance out our participation in Earth Hour, the Vivid Light, Music and Ideas Festival opens in Sydney this on Friday.

Cooler Pacific temperatures signal end of devastating El Nino

13:37 EST

Australia's Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has released modelling showing the latest El Nino cycle is over, but could now lead to a wet winter after a devastating 14 months of drought and famine across the Pacific.