Tuesday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower north of Coen, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower north of Weipa, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Sunny. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower north of Weipa. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers north of Weipa. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Peninsula Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||28||60%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 20||74||ESE 28||61|
||20||27||30%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 24||74||SE 26||63|
||18||25||30%||-||Nil||ESE 16||67||E 20||52|
||14||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 15||65||E 16||35|
||18||30||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 12||71||ESE 17||40|
Sunny skies have created a warmer than average June across all capital cities.
Heartened by recent rain, farmers near Walgett in north-western New South Wales are taking a gamble and sowing some of their land in the hope of their first crop in three years.
Citing old technology and safety issues, the Federal Government will today shutdown the Tennant Creek weather radar in the Northern Territory.