Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 26. Low-Moderate.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming SE 20 to 30 km/h for a time in the afternoon.
Monday Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning. Sunny afternoon. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h tending SE/SW during the afternoon, then NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon, then W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the evening.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||14||21||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 9||62||SSE 14||46|
||13||24||60%||< 1mm||Nil||N 10||62||SE 18||37|
||7||20||70%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 17||83||WSW 16||47|
||8||21||70%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 6||83||WSW 7||42|
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