South West Weather
South West Forecast
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm near the Otways early this morning. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming NW/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures around 18.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 800 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Possible hail in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 25 to 30 km/h turning SW 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning.
Thursday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the Otways, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning W 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||17||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 24||82||SW 17||76|
||10||17||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 20||99||WSW 24||72|
||9||12||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 17||97||SW 14||83|
||10||16||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 17||95||SW 20||75|
||9||18||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 13||100||SW 17||74|
||11||17||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 17||87||SSW 17||72|
||11||17||60%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 20||93||SSW 24||75|
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