South West Weather
South West Forecast
Tuesday Mostly clear. Isolated showers contracting to the Otways during the evening. Possible hail in the east early this evening. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. The chance of showers in the southeast early in the morning. Patches of light morning frost in the north. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn.
Thursday Cloudy. Light winds.
Friday Areas of morning fog. Mostly sunny day. Light winds.
Saturday Areas of morning frost. Areas of morning fog. Sunny day. Light winds.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||18||40%||< 1mm||Slight||NNE 15||71||NNE 17||49|
||9||18||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 25||69||N 21||53|
||8||16||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 17||79||ENE 13||66|
||5||20||30%||< 1mm||Slight||NNE 16||68||N 16||44|
||6||18||30%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 22||79||NNE 27||54|
||4||14||30%||< 1mm||Slight||NE 21||70||NNE 16||57|
||5||19||30%||< 1mm||Slight||NNE 21||82||NNE 23||55|
||5||18||40%||< 1mm||Slight||NNE 15||68||NNE 17||48|
||5||19||30%||1-5mm||Slight||NNE 16||82||N 18||59|
||7||18||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 19||76||NNE 17||57|
||7||18||30%||1-5mm||Nil||N 16||80||N 18||55|
||7||18||30%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 21||78||NNE 22||57|
||4||15||30%||-||Slight||NNE 13||83||E 10||63|
The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.
Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.
The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.