South West Weather
South West Forecast
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h tending NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southwest, most likely at night. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h. Low-Moderate.
Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 30 to 40 km/h turning W during the morning and early afternoon then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW during the day.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 30 to 40 km/h during the evening.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||21||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 24||74||N 25||61|
||11||22||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 21||76||NNE 28||45|
||6||16||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 18||73||N 19||56|
||9||21||60%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 22||76||N 25||52|
||9||22||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 16||81||N 22||46|
||10||20||90%||5-10mm||Nil||NNE 20||77||N 25||58|
||10||21||70%||5-10mm||Nil||NE 21||84||NNE 29||61|
Vast areas of Queensland have experienced the hottest May night since records began, some of which stretch back to the 1800s.
For the majority of Australia April was warmer and drier than average.
Strong winds and heavy rain lashed parts of Victoria overnight, with hundreds of residents calling the State Emergency Service (SES) for help.