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Central Highlands Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers and patchy rain in the south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 35.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE during the morning then becoming light during the day.

  • Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Issued Wed 05:00 EST

Central Highlands Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible thunderstorm
23 30 80% 1-5mm Nil W 11 60 S 13 51
Possible thunderstorm
22 32 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
23 31 80% 1-5mm Nil SSE 10 66 SSE 14 50
Possible thunderstorm
21 35 80% 1-5mm Nil ESE 7 53 SSE 20 33
Possible thunderstorm
21 28 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
21 28 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
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