Riverina Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Tuesday 16 January 2018.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system near Tasmania is slowly moving east extending a ridge along the New South Wales coast. The high will move over the Tasman Sea on Wednesday and gradually weaken. The next trough is expected to cross the state during Sunday and Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Clear. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Wednesday 17 January

Sunny. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

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

Sun protection 9:00am to 5:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Wagga Wagga 13 32
Mostly sunny. Albury 12 32
Sunny. Hay 16 36
Sunny. Deniliquin 14 35
Sunny. Griffith 15 34

Thursday 18 January

Hot and sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Friday 19 January

Very hot and sunny. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

Saturday 20 January

Very hot and mostly sunny. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EDT Wednesday.

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