Saturday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south later tonight. Areas of haze. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of haze. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming W/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning. High.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then tending W 25 to 40 km/h in the evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h.
Midlands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||20||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 25||60||W 37||35|
Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.
The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.
Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.