Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds E 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Thursday Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending E/SE in the evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE during the morning then tending E/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Saturday Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the morning. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending E/NE during the afternoon.
Eucla Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||31||20%||-||Nil||ENE 15||35||ESE 12||16|
||11||26||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 12||52||SSE 19||50|
||8||27||20%||< 1mm||Nil||E 14||65||ESE 20||39|
|Fog then sunny
||9||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 19||44||SSE 18||14|
The weather bureau says the month of September was the third driest on record in Australia.
Children in remote areas of Papua New Guinea are dying as a result of food shortages caused by frost and worsening drought, villagers say.
Upper Hunter farmers are concerned a spike in warm weather across the region could take its toll on crop yields.