Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower this evening. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h turning S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 23. Low-Moderate.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the early morning. Light winds becoming NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day, tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h turning W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the far south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning NW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||22||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 23||48||SW 35||42|
||12||22||80%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 24||49||SW 40||40|
||6||13||90%||5-10mm||Nil||W 32||85||WSW 35||70|
|Windy with showers
||7||14||90%||5-10mm||Nil||W 20||86||WSW 26||66|
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