Furneaux Islands Weather
Furneaux Islands Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers this morning. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 13.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h turning NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h turning W/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.
Furneaux Islands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||13||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 27||93||N 23||73|
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Canberra has chilled below freezing every morning this month, and a few days have been quite cold as well.
Over the last week, much of the southeast has been treated to cold, cloud-free nights with light winds.