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Central West Forecast

  • Tuesday Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 21.

  • Wednesday Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

  • Thursday Sunny. Areas of morning frost east of Longreach. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

  • Friday Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the southeast. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Issued Mon 19:00 EST

Central West Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
12 24 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly cloudy
7 24 5% < 1mm Nil E 12 47 SE 9 26
Mostly cloudy
9 24 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
11 24 5% < 1mm Nil E 17 52 ESE 12 33
Mostly cloudy
7 24 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly cloudy
10 24 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 19 57 ESE 16 41
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Weather News

Frosty start to Tuesday

17:18 EST

Cold air, clear skies and light winds will cause widespread frost across multiple states and territories on Tuesday morning.

Did this cold snap break records?

12:27 EST

A pulse of wintry weather has sent shivers across southeastern Australia during the last few days.

Could Ord Valley hay be the solution to feed shortages in drought-stricken SE Australia?

06:21 EST

Could fodder grown in Western Australia's remote Ord River Irrigation Scheme be the solution to the feed shortage on drought-stricken farmland in South Eastern Australia? The sub-tropical climate and access to irrigation allows farmers in the Ord to produce significant tonnages of Rhodes Grass hay for the local cattle industry, yields up to 30 tonnes per hectare a year.