Mount Lofty Ranges Weather
Mount Lofty Ranges Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers about the southern Fleurieu Peninsula, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog in the north. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h turning W/NW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h turning NW 30 to 40 km/h during the day.
Mount Lofty Ranges Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||15||70%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 10||100||SW 14||67|
||9||12||80%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 10||95||WSW 11||78|
||7||14||70%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 12||95||WSW 12||78|
||8||11||70%||< 1mm||Nil||W 18||100||WSW 16||81|
||7||10||80%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 12||100||WSW 12||84|
||9||15||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 8||87||WSW 10||67|
||6||14||70%||< 1mm||Nil||W 13||100||WSW 16||61|
||12||14||70%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 15||86||SW 12||77|
||9||16||80%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 8||89||WSW 13||66|
||9||12||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 6||99||SW 7||95|
||8||15||70%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 8||91||SW 12||69|
||9||16||70%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 11||85||SW 12||66|
Rainfall totals are the lowest on record over the past year for parts of western Victoria and south-eastern South Australia, weather forecasters are warning.
Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce 'takes on board' concern that farmers are struggling to access drought loans
Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce has indicated he might be prepared to consider changes to improve the Federal Government's concessional loans scheme for drought-hit farmers.
Labor, Greens slam Agriculture White Paper for lack of strategic vision or climate change consideration
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says his government "wants to back people who are prepared to back themselves", and that a newly released vision for Australian agriculture will do just that.