Thursday Sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the high 30s.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming S 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE during the morning then turning S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Sunday Sunny. Winds NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then tending NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h during the evening.
Northwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||19||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 7||36||S 6||11|
||18||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 18||24||SSW 6||10|
||17||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 7||22||S 6||11|
||16||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 13||21||S 8||11|
Hot days will become more frequent in states such as South Australia, resulting in more extreme fire danger weather and longer fire danger seasons, a report on climate change has found.
State of the Climate report 2016: Extreme heat events increasing in duration, frequency and intensity
The duration, frequency and intensity of extreme heat events have increased across large parts of Australia, a climate report has found.
Melbourne's volatile weather will live up to its reputation during this year's Melbourne Cup carnival.