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Current Warnings

Mallee Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

  • Saturday Becoming cloudy. Areas of morning fog in the south. Patches of light morning frost in the southeast. Light S winds.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Patchy morning fog in the northwest. Slight (30%) chance of a light shower in the morning. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of morning fog in the southeast. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

Issued Fri 16:17 EST

Mallee Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly cloudy
4 13 60% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Cloud increasing
1 14 20% < 1mm High - - - -
Mostly sunny
4 16 20% < 1mm Slight SSW 4 97 SW 6 56
Cloud increasing
4 16 20% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
4 15 20% < 1mm Slight SSW 8 94 WSW 13 52
Fog then sunny
5 15 20% < 1mm Nil S 8 98 SW 7 59
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Weather News

Dry season in Western Australia forces Wheatbelt farmers to sell off sheep

18:30 EST

The lack of winter rain over much of Western Australia has left many crops to wither and pasture to dry out, with Wheatbelt farmers in particular being forced to sell their sheep.

Late start to winter in Tasmania

12:06 EST

Winter has finally arrived in Tasmania this week after dry and record-breaking warm start to June in Hobart.

Rain drenches Perth but fails to bring many desperate WA farmers relief

16:51 EST

A cold front over the southern half of Western Australia has dumped more than 60 millimetres of rain on Perth, and has given some struggling farmers a boost, but has failed to reach all agricultural areas desperate for a drenching.