Tuesday Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far southwest, most likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain in the south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far south in the morning and afternoon. Possible small hail in the far southwest in the afternoon. Light winds becoming S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of rain in the east in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Areas of frost in the southwest in the early morning. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending SE/SW during the afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the northwest. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Goldfields Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||14||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 14||83||SSW 22||62|
||8||21||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 10||46||SW 19||36|
||6||19||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 8||55||SSW 18||45|
||6||19||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 10||60||SSW 20||53|
||8||13||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 17||85||SSE 21||71|
||11||22||30%||< 1mm||Nil||S 9||45||SW 15||31|
||4||20||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SSW 13||64||SSW 18||42|
Canberra has chilled below freezing every morning this month, and a few days have been quite cold as well.
Over the last week, much of the southeast has been treated to cold, cloud-free nights with light winds.
There have been a few hiccups along the way but the school garden at St Francis' Primary School in Hughenden continues to grow despite the on-going drought.