Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Monday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 700 metres. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon then tending SE/SW in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 5 and 9.
Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of frost in the early morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming N 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||9||20%||-||Slight||SSE 16||65||SSE 18||58|
||5||9||20%||< 1mm||Slight||SE 20||64||SE 20||57|
||2||9||20%||< 1mm||Moderate||SE 12||72||ESE 17||57|
||3||9||20%||< 1mm||Moderate||ESE 9||72||ESE 16||55|
||2||10||20%||< 1mm||Moderate||SE 8||76||SE 14||55|
||5||9||20%||< 1mm||Slight||SSE 11||66||SW 16||48|
||4||9||30%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 12||67||SSE 17||50|
||3||9||40%||< 1mm||Moderate||SE 8||74||SE 14||57|
||0||2||20%||< 1mm||High||S 27||85||SSW 30||72|
||-1||0||20%||< 1mm||Severe||SSE 10||100||SE 16||100|
||5||9||10%||< 1mm||Slight||SSE 20||66||SSE 20||61|
||1||6||20%||< 1mm||High||S 8||87||ESE 14||68|
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