Great Southern Weather
Great Southern Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers during the morning and afternoon. Possible hail in the morning and early afternoon. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 12.
Wednesday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.
Thursday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the day then tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Friday Becoming cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h turning W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Great Southern Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||2||18||20%||< 1mm||Moderate||SE 5||86||SSE 7||49|
||3||18||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||ESE 6||82||SSE 7||45|
||4||20||5%||< 1mm||Slight||E 6||78||SE 8||40|
||4||19||5%||< 1mm||Slight||NNE 6||75||W 9||43|
||6||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 5||69||SSE 8||39|
||4||20||5%||< 1mm||Slight||ESE 4||72||WSW 8||42|
||3||18||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||SE 6||83||SE 8||45|
||4||18||20%||< 1mm||Slight||SE 5||80||SSE 7||49|
||4||17||5%||< 1mm||Slight||E 4||80||WNW 8||49|
||4||20||20%||< 1mm||Slight||NNE 1||77||WNW 4||48|
If you thought Melbourne's winter was colder than usual, you are not wrong.
Prolonged dry weather has Australia's south-east and west set for above-average bushfire risk in the coming months.
The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed what many Tasmanians already suspected, it has been the coldest winter in nearly 50 years.