South West Weather
South West Forecast
Monday Sunny. Patchy fog in the southeast early this morning. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h turning NW 35 to 45 km/h in the late morning then decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h early in the morning then shifting cooler, gusty SW 35 to 50 km/h in the middle of the day.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Thursday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E during the morning then becoming light during the day.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||24||10%||< 1mm||Slight||SE 14||68||NE 8||40|
||9||17||10%||< 1mm||Nil||E 24||68||SE 25||56|
||9||15||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 19||74||ESE 20||66|
||4||23||10%||< 1mm||Slight||ESE 13||74||SE 11||38|
||6||18||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 20||83||ESE 26||50|
||4||20||20%||< 1mm||Slight||SE 22||68||ENE 11||48|
||4||21||40%||< 1mm||Slight||ESE 19||81||SE 17||43|
||4||24||10%||< 1mm||Slight||SE 14||66||ESE 8||38|
||4||20||20%||< 1mm||Slight||ESE 13||91||ESE 14||51|
||8||18||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 17||75||SE 19||55|
||7||17||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 16||77||SE 23||55|
||6||18||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 18||88||SE 22||58|
||5||16||20%||-||Slight||ESE 13||82||ESE 15||56|
Canberra's winemakers are hoping new weather stations will provide more reliable data for the region.
The heat currently affecting southeastern Australia is rare, not just for this time of year but even for summer, covering an unusually large area.
As South Australia continues to heat up in unseasonably hot weather, the Country Fire Service (CFS) has issued an extreme fire danger rating for the Mount Lofty Ranges and the state's lower south-east.