Illawarra Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Sunday 26 February 2017.

Weather Situation

A trough of low pressure extends from the north over the central inland parts of the State and is expected to move over the far west by Monday. A slow moving high pressure system in the southern Tasman Sea, with a trough off the NSW coast, expected to persist for much of the week.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely later this evening. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to southeasterly in the late evening.

Monday 27 February

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Fire Danger
Illawarra/Shoalhaven: Low-Moderate
Southern Ranges: High

Sun protection 9:40am to 4:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Bowral 13 21
Showers easing. Nowra 16 24
Early and late showers. Wollongong 19 23

Tuesday 28 February

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely during the day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Wednesday 1 March

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Thursday 2 March

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EDT Monday.

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