Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the far west, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the north, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls exceeding 60 mm possible in the northeast. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls exceeding 50 mm possible in the north. Light winds becoming N 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the east, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls exceeding 50 mm possible in the north. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the day.
Interior Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||29||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 17||20||N 8||17|
||13||30||60%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 13||31||W 8||18|
Hobart woke up to a chilly surprise this morning, with a light covering of snow dusting Mt Wellington and Miena.
A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).
A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.