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South West Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. The chance of fog in the early morning. Medium chance of showers near the coast, slight chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the southeast in the morning. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending S in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers near the Otways. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 18.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 20.

Issued Tue 06:15 EST

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 %
Cloudy
7 21 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
13 19 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 15 88 WNW 19 76
Possible shower
12 18 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Cloudy
8 21 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
10 20 70% < 1mm Nil N 10 94 WNW 17 66
Mostly sunny
11 19 30% < 1mm Nil WNW 14 99 - -
Showers
11 20 60% < 1mm Nil N 5 95 WNW 15 65
Mostly sunny
9 17 10% < 1mm Nil SW 9 88 W 14 49
Cloudy
8 20 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 12 90 WNW 20 55
Mostly sunny
9 16 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Cloudy
8 21 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 10 94 W 15 54
Possible shower
11 20 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
11 19 70% 1-5mm Nil NNW 12 91 WNW 20 72
Possible shower
11 21 60% < 1mm Nil NNW 15 86 W 23 62
Possible shower
10 17 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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