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|
||20||33||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 19||57||ESE 17||36|
||22||31||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 24||59||ESE 28||53|
|Windy with showers
||24||29||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 34||73||SE 36||68|
||22||33||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 20||59||E 20||42|
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