South West Weather
South West Forecast
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of light rain in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of light rain clearing northwards during the early morning. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE during the day.
Thursday Sunny morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers at night. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain in the morning. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending S/SE during the evening.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||14||18||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 27||67||S 21||58|
||13||22||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 22||79||SSW 26||41|
||11||21||10%||< 1mm||Nil||S 25||76||S 20||40|
||12||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||S 25||73||S 26||38|
||12||22||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 17||77||S 20||42|
||13||17||30%||< 1mm||Nil||S 20||71||S 22||56|
||13||19||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 22||73||S 29||54|
Prolonged heatwave conditions are helping elevate the bushfire threat in parts of New South Wales this week, after a slow start to the season.
A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.
A Queensland MP is calling on the major banks to develop offsetting options for farm management deposits to help landholders save in the good times.