Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog this morning. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely late this afternoon and evening. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 14.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Snow possible above 700 metres. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h tending SW 25 to 35 km/h before dawn, and W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then turning SW 30 to 45 km/h during the afternoon.
Saturday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning, and NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||13||30%||-||Slight||W 13||81||E 6||56|
||6||11||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 13||84||ENE 7||66|
||3||11||30%||< 1mm||Slight||SSE 9||90||S 5||64|
||5||12||30%||-||Nil||W 8||77||SW 5||57|
||3||12||30%||< 1mm||Slight||WNW 8||83||S 5||58|
||5||14||30%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 13||69||ESE 10||45|
||3||14||30%||< 1mm||Moderate||S 11||76||ESE 9||44|
||3||13||40%||< 1mm||Moderate||WNW 8||82||S 5||55|
||1||5||50%||< 1mm||Moderate||SSE 20||95||SSE 18||82|
||-2||2||30%||< 1mm||Severe||W 10||100||SE 5||100|
||4||13||40%||< 1mm||Slight||S 18||86||ENE 10||57|
||2||8||60%||< 1mm||Moderate||WSW 4||99||E 5||74|
Several significant cold snaps in July were the only remarkable weather events in what the Bureau of Meteorology has labelled an average winter.
Much of the state has seen great rainfall over winter, with only the north and central coast missing out.
Snow has fallen in Western Australia's Stirling Ranges, including Bluff Knoll, for the second time in a matter of weeks, after a chilly night in the Great Southern.