Lower Western Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Saturday 20 April 2024.

Weather Situation

A decaying trough has moved through southern New South Wales as a cold front slips to the south of the state. An inland trough will redevelop over the northeast of the state today, shifting to southeast Queensland late Sunday. Meanwhile, a ridge slowly moves eastward over the rest of the state.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Clear. Winds south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Sunday 21 April

Sunny. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Fire Danger
South Western: No Rating
Far Western: No Rating

Sun protection 9:50am to 3:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Ivanhoe 6 25
Sunny. Broken Hill 6 23

Monday 22 April

Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Tuesday 23 April

Sunny. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Wednesday 24 April

Sunny. Winds northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending south to southwesterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EST Sunday.

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