South West Weather
South West Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Possible hail in the south late this afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 19. High.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Possible hail near the Otways in the early morning. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S/SE, reaching up to 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon with coastal seabreezes.
Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming N 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Afternoon and evening south to southeasterly coastal seabreezes 15 to 25 km/h.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||23||70%||1-5mm||Nil||W 17||66||W 20||66|
||15||27||80%||1-5mm||Nil||N 18||70||WNW 23||45|
||16||29||60%||1-5mm||Nil||N 19||54||NNW 18||34|
||18||33||50%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 22||51||W 20||31|
||15||31||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 17||67||WSW 18||39|
||16||28||70%||1-5mm||Nil||W 16||52||W 20||49|
||15||28||70%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 19||74||WSW 22||52|
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