Riverina Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:34 pm EST on Monday 26 September 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure ridge over New South Wales is weakening and a strong cold front and a low preceded by a rain band will move through the state during Thursday and Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Tuesday 27 September

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southeast in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 18.

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

Sun protection 9:20am to 3:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Wagga Wagga 7 14
Shower or two. Albury 6 15
Partly cloudy. Hay 5 17
Partly cloudy. Deniliquin 5 16
Partly cloudy. Griffith 6 17

Wednesday 28 September

Mostly sunny day. High (80%) chance of rain in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the evening. Winds northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 22.

Thursday 29 September

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds north to northwesterly 35 to 50 km/h turning west to southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.

Friday 30 September

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the southeast, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Winds westerly 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching around 13.

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

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