Great Southern Weather
Great Southern Forecast
Wednesday Sunny. Winds NE 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.
Friday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Saturday Sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day then tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Great Southern Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||31||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 12||52||WNW 11||24|
||11||32||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 13||52||NW 11||22|
||11||34||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 13||48||NW 10||21|
||9||26||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 9||64||WNW 11||35|
||10||29||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 11||59||NW 11||29|
||8||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 11||61||WNW 12||29|
||7||31||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 10||60||NW 11||28|
||11||31||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 12||51||WNW 12||24|
||11||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 9||52||WNW 11||27|
||6||25||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 8||68||NE 10||29|
The weather bureau says the month of September was the third driest on record in Australia.
Children in remote areas of Papua New Guinea are dying as a result of food shortages caused by frost and worsening drought, villagers say.
Upper Hunter farmers are concerned a spike in warm weather across the region could take its toll on crop yields.