Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Monday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far south later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far south in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. High.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far south in the morning. Near zero chance of showers elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h shifting E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon.
Friday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon then tending NW/NE during the evening.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||23||70%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 11||59||SSE 18||44|
||14||24||60%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 13||63||S 22||39|
||8||18||60%||1-5mm||Nil||WSW 18||87||WSW 19||56|
||10||20||40%||1-5mm||Nil||W 8||86||WSW 10||52|
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