Wednesday Very hot and sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.
Thursday Very hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Very hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h.
Goldfields Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||19||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 21||43||ESE 22||18|
||22||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 27||37||ESE 20||14|
||24||40||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 22||22||E 15||10|
Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.
Perth has recorded above 40 degree Celsius temperatures for three days in a row, melting a February record which has stood for more than 50 years.
The plan to turn a historic outback Queensland hospital building into a medical museum is a step closer to reality with the project given more than $140,000 in drought funding.