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South West Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Patchy fog early this morning. Medium chance of showers near the coast, slight chance elsewhere. Areas of smoke haze. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 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 19:40 EST

South West Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
09:00 EST
- 0   10.4 9.8 10.4 96 1 0 1017.9
11:10 EST
WSW 7 11 13.2 7.0 12.9 66 2 0.0 -
11:10 EST
WNW 15 17 16.8 15.7 16.8 93 1 0.2 1016.4
11:10 EST
W 11 13 15.3 13.3 15.3 88 1 0.2 1016.4
11:10 EST
WNW 9 13 16.6 14.1 16.6 85 1 0.0 -
11:10 EST
NNW 9 15 15.3 13.3 15.3 88 1 0.0 -
11:10 EST
NW 17 20 15.9 11.9 15.9 77 2 0.0 1017.2
11:10 EST
WNW 17 19 16.6 12.7 16.6 78 2 0.0 -
11:10 EST
WSW 11 13 9.3 6.4 7.6 82 1 0.0 -
11:10 EST
WSW 17 19 15.9 12.2 15.9 78 2 0.0 -
11:10 EST
WNW 7 9 15.9 13.7 15.9 87 1 0.0 -
11:00 EST
WNW 11 20 16.5 - 16.5 - - - 1016.2
11:10 EST
NW 15 19 16.7 14.5 16.7 87 2 0.0 1016.6
11:10 EST
NW 13 17 16.5 12.7 16.5 78 2 0.0 1016.7
11:10 EST
W 9 13 17.3 6.7 17.3 49 5 0.0 -
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