Riverina Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Saturday 16 October 2021.

Weather Situation

A high is centred over the eastern Tasman Sea and a complex low is moving over southeast Australia, with the main centre now just east of Tasmania. The low is extending a series of low pressure troughs northwards to track over southeastern NSW. The influence of the low should begin to ease later today before a ridge of high pressure extends across the state on Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southeast in the morning and early afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h turning southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the late morning then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 20.

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

Sun protection 9:40am to 4:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two clearing. Wagga Wagga 17
Shower or two. Albury 18
Partly cloudy. Hay 20
Partly cloudy. Deniliquin 19
Cloudy. Griffith 19

Sunday 17 October

Mostly sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.

Monday 18 October

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h turning west to northwesterly during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 28.

Tuesday 19 October

Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southeast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Saturday.

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