NW Pastoral Weather
NW Pastoral Forecast
Wednesday Very hot and sunny. Light winds becoming SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 41.
Thursday Sunny. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Friday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Saturday Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming S/SE 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.
NW Pastoral Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||41||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 19||32||WSW 14||9|
||21||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 13||28||ESE 17||12|
||23||41||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 11||35||WSW 10||11|
||20||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 13||45||SW 14||11|
||22||40||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 16||41||W 16||10|
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