NE Pastoral Weather
NE Pastoral Forecast
Wednesday Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm with little or no rainfall south of Marree. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 37.
Thursday Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm with little or no rainfall south of Marree. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/NE in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower south of Yunta in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm south of Leigh Creek in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
NE Pastoral Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||33||20%||< 1mm||Nil||S 10||52||SW 11||17|
||17||34||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 7||37||SW 19||13|
||17||36||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 12||33||WSW 21||11|
||20||36||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 13||23||WSW 17||11|
||20||37||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 15||24||SSW 16||9|
||13||33||20%||< 1mm||Nil||S 9||47||S 16||15|
The weather bureau says the month of September was the third driest on record in Australia.
Children in remote areas of Papua New Guinea are dying as a result of food shortages caused by frost and worsening drought, villagers say.
Upper Hunter farmers are concerned a spike in warm weather across the region could take its toll on crop yields.