South West Weather
South West Forecast
Saturday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, mostly in the south. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h tending NW in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Tuesday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||10||60%||1-5mm||Moderate||N 12||96||NW 10||78|
||8||12||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 25||90||WNW 22||73|
||8||12||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 20||90||NW 15||73|
||5||13||90%||1-5mm||Slight||N 11||90||W 11||67|
||5||11||70%||1-5mm||Slight||N 20||89||NNW 24||73|
||3||5||60%||1-5mm||Slight||N 18||93||N 14||96|
||5||11||50%||1-5mm||Slight||N 19||96||NW 20||77|
||3||11||60%||1-5mm||Slight||NNE 11||92||NNW 10||75|
||5||11||60%||1-5mm||Slight||N 16||100||NNW 18||89|
||7||13||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 18||89||WNW 16||69|
||7||12||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 18||95||WNW 19||78|
||7||13||70%||1-5mm||Nil||N 21||92||NW 23||74|
||4||9||70%||-||Slight||NNW 14||100||NNW 13||86|
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