Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers from late this morning. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE during the morning then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Capricornia Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||19||35||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 18||58||SSE 19||28|
||22||33||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 24||56||SE 26||46|
||24||29||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 32||74||SE 29||63|
||22||34||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 18||59||ESE 19||37|
Overall, this last week has been the driest spell since about mid-December in NSW.
Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.
Perth has recorded above 40 degree Celsius temperatures for three days in a row, melting a February record which has stood for more than 50 years.