West & Sth Coast Weather
West & Sth Coast Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this evening with possible hail. Snow possible above 700 metres. Winds S/SW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 7 and 13. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 40 km/h before tending W/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the afternoon.
West & Sth Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||10||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 38||61||SSW 44||62|
||0||1||80%||1-5mm||High||SW 32||92||SW 28||86|
||4||8||90%||1-5mm||Slight||SW 23||84||SW 29||71|
||6||13||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 25||67||SSW 30||58|
Night-time temperatures will drop well below average in the Capital from Wednesday.
Warmer-than-normal oceans have contributed to a late end to a big wet season across the southern hemisphere.
Marine scientists have upped the ante in their fight to save the Great Barrier Reef from the devastating effects of coral bleaching.