W & S Gippsland Weather
W & S Gippsland Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of light rain near Wilsons Promontory, most likely later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of light rain clearing in the early morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming E 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h shifting W/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.
W & S Gippsland Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||36||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 12||69||NNW 17||44|
||13||25||90%||1-5mm||Nil||N 17||60||NNW 16||69|
||15||36||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 12||72||NNE 19||47|
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