Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far south in the morning and early afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 18.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h tending NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain in the far southwest in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming W 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Goldfields Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||15||5%||< 1mm||Slight||E 12||71||ENE 14||42|
||5||17||5%||< 1mm||Slight||E 21||75||E 17||40|
||5||18||5%||< 1mm||Slight||E 22||67||ENE 18||31|
||6||17||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 18||66||E 18||40|
||4||15||5%||< 1mm||Slight||ESE 6||87||E 7||55|
||6||20||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 26||57||ENE 21||24|
||2||20||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||ENE 24||68||ENE 20||27|
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