Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far west, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 40.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the west. Winds NE/SE 25 to 35 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers or a thunderstorm in the west, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers or a thunderstorm in the east, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending NW during the day then tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Interior Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||36||30%||< 1mm||Nil||E 31||19||ENE 24||12|
||22||35||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 35||32||ESE 31||17|
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