Riverina Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Tuesday 3 March 2015.

Weather Situation

A broad low pressure trough lies across western New South Wales and it will move to the northeast during today and Wednesday and weaken. A cold front will cross the state on Thursday but no significant precipitation is expected as dry air masses lie over southeastern Australia.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Partly cloudy. Winds southerly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

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

UV Alert from 9:50 am to 5:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Cloudy. Wagga Wagga 31
Cloudy. Albury 31
Partly cloudy. Hay 32
Cloudy. Deniliquin 30
Partly cloudy. Griffith 33

Wednesday 4 March

Sunny. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to southwesterly in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Thursday 5 March

Cloud clearing. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid 20s.

Friday 6 March

Mostly sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

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

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