Central Wheatbelt Weather
Central Wheatbelt Forecast
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far southwest during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 22.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far southwest. Light winds becoming W 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Central Wheatbelt Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||7||22||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 10||73||W 20||40|
A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).
After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.
"I wouldn't say the drought is over ...