Central North Weather
Central North Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower this morning. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s. High.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast in the morning. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the day then light during the evening.
Central North Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 2||69||NNW 11||46|
||8||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||N 11||66||NNW 21||40|
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