Illawarra Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Friday 26 August 2016.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system over the Tasman Sea will continue moving east away from the New South Wales coast on Friday, as a high pressure system over the Bight moves east and extends a ridge across the state. This high pressure system will then become the dominant weather feature over the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost about higher ground. Medium (50%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending south to southwesterly in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 17.

Sun protection 10:30am to 2:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Light morning frost. Bowral 12
Possible shower. Nowra 16
Shower or two. Wollongong 15

Saturday 27 August

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost about higher ground. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 6 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 19.

Sunday 28 August

Partly cloudy. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 20.

Monday 29 August

Sunny. Areas of morning frost about higher ground. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 21.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EST Friday.

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