Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm late this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 18.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the early morning. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the south coast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the southwest, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||16||90%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 14||91||W 16||76|
||11||18||90%||1-5mm||Nil||W 14||93||WSW 21||82|
||10||17||90%||1-5mm||Nil||W 22||94||SW 24||73|
||11||17||80%||1-5mm||Nil||W 32||93||SW 32||71|
||13||18||90%||1-5mm||Nil||W 30||69||SW 32||74|
||8||17||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 5||90||W 15||69|
||10||17||90%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 15||83||WSW 17||72|
||9||15||90%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 16||90||WSW 18||79|
||10||16||80%||1-5mm||Nil||W 18||91||SW 25||72|
||8||16||90%||1-5mm||Nil||WNW 19||86||WSW 18||77|
||12||18||90%||1-5mm||Nil||W 29||85||SW 27||66|
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