Darling Downs Weather
Darling Downs Forecast
Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/SW in the late evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower over the Granite Belt in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Patches of light morning frost over the Granite Belt. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Sunday Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Darling Downs Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||23||5%||< 1mm||Slight||E 11||61||ENE 15||34|
||6||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 10||65||NE 8||47|
||8||20||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 9||65||NE 10||48|
|Fog then sunny
||5||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 7||66||ENE 10||32|
||5||22||10%||< 1mm||Slight||ESE 11||67||E 19||39|
|Frost then sunny
||1||19||5%||< 1mm||High||ESE 6||70||N 8||46|
||8||20||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 16||69||ENE 18||46|
||4||21||20%||< 1mm||Slight||SE 5||73||NNE 13||44|
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