Central Highlands Weather
Central Highlands Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the northwest during the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northwest during this afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn.
Thursday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southwest, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon and evening. Light winds.
Friday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southeast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Central Highlands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||26||42||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 17||43||W 11||27|
||26||41||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 17||47||WSW 12||30|
||23||39||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 17||55||SW 9||37|
Total fire bans are in place for parts of South Australia and Victoria today as temperatures soar ahead of an approaching cool change.
A Queensland beekeeper says special hives are helping to keep his bees cool as temperatures soar across the state.
A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.