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South West Forecast

  • Tuesday Sunny. The chance of local fog early this morning. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then tending NE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast. Winds N/NE 25 to 40 km/h shifting cooler W 35 to 50 km/h in the early afternoon.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Otways, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h.

Issued Tue 05:40 EDT

South West Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
4 26 5% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 20 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 6 69 ESE 13 57
Mostly sunny
12 19 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
5 26 10% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Sunny
8 24 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 11 87 NNE 13 35
Sunny
4 22 5% < 1mm Slight ESE 11 75 NNW 7 35
Sunny
5 26 5% < 1mm Slight ENE 11 79 N 14 30
Sunny
4 26 5% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Sunny
5 25 5% < 1mm Slight N 6 88 NNE 11 35
Mostly sunny
10 21 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
9 21 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 6 75 ESE 12 50
Mostly sunny
9 22 5% < 1mm Nil N 10 81 E 14 47
Mostly sunny
7 21 5% - Nil - - - -
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