Monday Clear. Light winds.
Tuesday The chance of fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Light winds.
Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
Capricornia Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||2||17||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||SSE 15||61||S 16||30|
||9||19||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 16||50||SSE 17||27|
||12||17||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 27||67||S 14||53|
||7||19||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 14||56||SSW 16||26|
||10||17||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 23||65||SE 14||43|
||8||21||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 19||50||SSW 16||29|
||8||18||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 20||63||SW 17||40|
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