Monday Clear. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday Very hot and mostly sunny. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending SE in the late evening.
Wednesday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of drizzle near the south coast in the morning. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Very hot and sunny. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 12||49||WSW 17||29|
||18||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 8||52||W 9||18|
||17||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 18||62||S 24||45|
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