Lower West Weather
Lower West Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening.
Friday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast in the evening. Light winds.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Lower West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||15||50%||< 1mm||Moderate||NW 1||81||W 15||64|
||9||16||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 2||76||W 10||61|
||11||16||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 10||68||WSW 18||62|
The heaviest August rain in decades turned central Australia into an eerie place this week, causing waterfalls and thick fog.
Winter Wonderlights delivered a Christmas in July present to Ballarat tourism, with a 50 per cent increase in visitors to the region during the coldest month of the year.
An impending rain event scheduled for the opening days of spring continues the pattern of wet weather which has gripped eastern Australia during winter.