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Great Southern Forecast

  • Wednesday Mostly clear. Light winds.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

  • Friday Sunny. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon then becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

  • Saturday Sunny. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then shifting S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Wed 16:25 WST

Great Southern Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
09:00 WST
S 6   16.9 8.6 16.9 58 3 0 -
16:30 WST
WSW 13 24 22.1 8.9 22.1 43 8 0.0 1019.7
16:30 WST
SSW 11 20 21.4 9.0 21.4 45 7 0.0 1019.7
16:30 WST
WSW 9 20 22.3 9.5 22.3 44 7 0.0 1019.4
09:00 WST
S 4   16.8 9.2 16.8 61 3 0 -
16:30 WST
SSW 11 19 22.9 11.0 22.9 47 7 0.0 -
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Sydney flying fox backyard rescues at record high due to food shortage, heat

15:24 EDT

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Weekend rainfall on the cards for hot and dry inland NSW

11:55 EDT

With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.