East Coast Weather
East Coast Forecast
Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 20. Low-Moderate.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Rain heavy at times in the morning and early afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h shifting E/NE during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Sunday Sunny. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h for a time during the day.
East Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||25||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 1||60||NE 19||56|
Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.
People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.
The Climate Council has warned that warmer global temperatures could have a severe impact on Queensland with more storm surges and intense cyclone activity likely.