Monday Sunny. Patches of light frost in the southwest early this morning. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Capricornia Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||26||70%||< 1mm||Nil||E 10||66||SE 12||51|
||16||25||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 14||62||SE 19||62|
||20||25||60%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 24||67||ESE 24||67|
||16||26||70%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 14||65||SE 14||57|
For most of Australia's frost-prone areas the frost season has started later than any other year since 2007 but now it has arrived with a shudder.
Although temperatures across the southern states have been more seasonal over the recent days, temperatures along the eastern seaboard have remained quite balmy.
Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.