Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 21. High.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Midlands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||27||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 13||68||NW 15||42|
As the mercury soars in Sydney today, spare a thought for the people of Moree in northern New South Wales, who are in the midst of a record-breaking heatwave.
Swarms of insects have descended upon the Central Australian outback after recent rainfall.
Territorians should brace themselves for a very wet week, with rainfalls of up to 300 millimetres expected in some areas.