Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 20 to 25.
Thursday Sunny. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon.
Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Goldfields Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 9||54||SE 12||32|
||11||25||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 17||48||SE 18||30|
||11||26||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 14||46||SE 15||29|
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