Riverina Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Sunday 25 October 2020.

Weather Situation

A low pressure trough and strong cold front will reach the northeast of the state by evening. Following this, a new high pressure system is forecast to strengthen south of Tasmania early this week, with the remnants of the weekend front lingering near the coast and deepening into a low pressure system offshore on Monday and Tuesday. This pattern has potential to maintain showery conditions across eastern areas for a number of days.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the northeast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.

Monday 26 October

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds east to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 19.

Fire Danger
Eastern Riverina: Low-Moderate
Southern Riverina: Low-Moderate
Northern Riverina: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:30am to 4:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Wagga Wagga 9 14
Cloudy. Albury 9 19
Showers. Hay 8 15
Shower or two clearing. Deniliquin 7 19
Showers. Griffith 8 13

Tuesday 27 October

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and early evening. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

Wednesday 28 October

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Thursday 29 October

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 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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