South West Weather
South West Forecast
Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the Otways, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 30 to 40 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning with possible hail in the southeast. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds W/SW 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming W/NW and light in the evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. Patchy fog near the Grampians in the early morning. Areas of morning frost about the ranges. Medium (60%) chance of showers from the late morning. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 900 metres. Possible hail in the southeast in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 25 to 30 km/h turning SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Light winds.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||2||12||20%||< 1mm||Moderate||SW 7||100||SSW 10||64|
||8||12||40%||< 1mm||Nil||W 12||86||SSW 12||70|
||8||12||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 18||82||SW 18||70|
||5||13||40%||< 1mm||Slight||SW 6||90||SSW 8||65|
||6||11||60%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 19||90||SW 25||75|
||2||7||30%||< 1mm||Moderate||W 13||98||SSW 9||79|
||4||11||50%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 8||100||SSW 17||77|
||2||12||20%||< 1mm||Moderate||SW 8||98||SSW 10||63|
||4||12||60%||< 1mm||Slight||SW 7||100||SW 14||83|
||7||13||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 13||87||SW 11||67|
||6||12||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 7||91||SSW 12||72|
||6||13||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 10||93||SSW 16||73|
||4||7||60%||-||Slight||SW 12||100||SW 12||96|
Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.
Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.
With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.