Upper Derwent Weather
Upper Derwent Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 18.
Thursday Sunny. Patches of frost in the early morning. The chance of fog in the north in the early morning. Light winds.
Friday Patches of frost and the chance of fog in the morning. Mostly sunny day. Light winds.
Saturday The chance of morning fog. Mostly sunny day. Light winds.
Upper Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||22||40%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 12||54||WSW 15||38|
||5||22||40%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 13||55||WSW 15||38|
||6||24||10%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 12||52||WSW 15||35|
||5||23||40%||< 1mm||Nil||W 9||62||WSW 21||34|
The weather bureau says the month of September was the third driest on record in Australia.
Children in remote areas of Papua New Guinea are dying as a result of food shortages caused by frost and worsening drought, villagers say.
Upper Hunter farmers are concerned a spike in warm weather across the region could take its toll on crop yields.