NE Pastoral Weather
NE Pastoral Forecast
Friday Very hot and humid. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower north of Leigh Creek, becoming less likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm, more likely in the far north. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h.
Saturday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower north of Leigh Creek, more likely in the far north. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Marree. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h turning SE 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning.
Sunday Very hot and mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower north of Oodnadatta and a possible thunderstorm, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE in the early afternoon then tending NE/SE in the late evening.
Monday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers and a possible thunderstorm north of Oodnadatta, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE during the morning.
Tuesday Humid. Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers north of Oodnadatta, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
NE Pastoral Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||26||42||40%||5-10mm||Nil||NE 19||26||NNW 18||23|
||27||43||70%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 21||27||NNW 15||22|
||29||43||70%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 18||32||N 9||21|
||31||42||90%||10-20mm||Nil||N 18||45||NNW 12||28|
||22||40||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 15||30||NNW 18||18|
Adelaide is having the wettest summer to date in more than half a century.
Heavy rain has fallen across Tasmania's north-east, with more than 90 millimetres recorded at Gray.
After 200 years of changing the landscape of the world's most distinctive continent we are only just beginning to understand how European settlers and their successors have vitally affected its ecology, its diversity and its climate.