Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far south during the morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 16.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far south in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far south in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h tending NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Goldfields Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||5||16||5%||< 1mm||Slight||WNW 23||73||WSW 21||37|
||6||19||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 21||70||SW 17||34|
||5||19||40%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 16||73||SW 14||34|
||6||19||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 17||75||SW 16||35|
||3||15||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||WSW 19||84||WSW 20||46|
||7||22||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 16||73||SW 14||25|
||2||21||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||SW 16||91||SW 13||30|
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