Northwest Coast Weather
Northwest Coast Forecast
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the west, becoming less likely later this evening. Areas of haze. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of haze. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h. High.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h tending NW 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then tending NW/SW 35 to 50 km/h in the early afternoon.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds SW 30 to 45 km/h.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h.
Northwest Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||12||19||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 49||69||SW 53||59|
||11||23||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 25||59||WSW 33||45|
||7||21||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 18||69||SSW 27||41|
Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.
The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.
Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.