Central Highlands Weather
Central Highlands Forecast
Monday Clear. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog in the northeast in the early morning. Patches of light morning frost about the Carnarvon Ranges. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the south. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Thursday Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending S/SW during the day.
Friday Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the south. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day.
Central Highlands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||21||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 21||39||SSW 19||18|
||4||21||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SSE 16||51||S 13||20|
||7||21||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 20||44||SSW 16||20|
||7||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 20||38||SSW 17||17|
||3||20||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||S 16||54||S 14||25|
||4||21||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SSE 12||50||SW 11||23|
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