Mid North Weather
Mid North Forecast
Wednesday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. Areas of morning fog. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 16.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Possible small hail with showers in the south in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h turning SW 30 to 40 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Mid North Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||13||70%||1-5mm||Slight||N 9||78||WNW 15||57|
||5||14||70%||1-5mm||Nil||N 12||77||NW 15||54|
||5||16||70%||1-5mm||Slight||N 14||73||NW 15||59|
||6||16||70%||1-5mm||Nil||N 15||72||NW 19||45|
||4||16||60%||1-5mm||Slight||N 16||79||NNW 22||54|
Agriculture Minister Joyce defends White Paper's drought loans, R&D spend and lack of inland rail plan
Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce says he is sympathetic to the concerns of drought-affected farmers about concessional loans, but has made no commitment to change the controversial schemes any time soon.
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.