Lower Derwent Weather
Lower Derwent Forecast
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely later this evening. Light winds.
Thursday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Snow falling above 800 metres early. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming SW 25 to 35 km/h before dawn then tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the early morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W 30 to 45 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Cloudy. The chance of morning fog. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning, then E during the afternoon.
Sunday Becoming cloudy. Areas of frost and the chance of fog in the morning. Winds NE 25 to 40 km/h.
Lower Derwent Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||14||80%||-||Nil||WSW 17||81||WSW 20||67|
||6||12||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 21||87||SW 25||74|
||4||13||80%||1-5mm||Slight||SW 16||87||SW 20||69|
||6||14||80%||-||Nil||WSW 14||77||WSW 17||64|
||3||13||80%||5-10mm||Slight||WSW 14||82||WSW 15||65|
||5||14||80%||1-5mm||Slight||WNW 18||77||SW 20||58|
||3||15||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||SW 16||79||SSW 20||54|
||3||13||20%||5-10mm||Moderate||WSW 14||83||WSW 16||66|
||2||6||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||W 28||96||WSW 29||91|
||-2||2||80%||1-5mm||Severe||WSW 14||100||WSW 16||100|
||4||13||20%||1-5mm||Slight||WSW 20||98||SW 24||74|
||3||10||90%||1-5mm||Moderate||W 10||100||SW 14||83|
Canberra has shivered its way through the most cold nights since 1997 and its wettest winter since 2005.
It's the weather phrase that makes the coastal dwellers of New South Wales shudder - East Coast Low.
For most people, spring brings the hope of warm weather.