South West Weather
South West Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the coast, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h turning N/NW 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Low-Moderate.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest at night. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds N 25 to 30 km/h turning NW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||21||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 37||78||NNW 34||66|
||12||20||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 30||74||NNW 37||50|
||8||16||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 24||74||NNW 26||62|
||11||20||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 28||76||NNW 33||51|
||11||21||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 24||78||NNW 29||48|
||12||21||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 30||80||NNW 32||62|
||13||21||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 32||82||NNW 38||63|
A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).
A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.
Despite a promising start to the wet season, many Top End cattle stations are entering the dry season with The bulk of the season's rain came with a monsoon trough which moved over the Northern Territory in , with little follow-up rain throughout January and February.