Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the far south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 25 to 35 km/h in the late morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 25. High.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h before dawn then W/SW in the early afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon, becoming light during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon, tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||17||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 22||61||SW 23||52|
||11||19||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 13||53||SSW 14||36|
||8||20||20%||< 1mm||Nil||W 14||55||SSW 21||36|
||2||11||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||W 19||87||WSW 18||67|
||4||15||5%||< 1mm||Slight||W 7||83||WSW 6||55|
Australia's energy operator has found power plant failures contributed to the unprecedented pressure on the New South Wales electricity grid during this month's heatwave.
Flying fox rescuers in Sydney are experiencing "the worst season ever" as a record number of bats get caught and injured in nets used to protect backyard fruit trees.
With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.