South Coast Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm 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 before weakening. A cold front will cross the state on Thursday but no significant precipitation is expected as a dry air mass lies over southeastern Australia.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

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

Wednesday 4 March

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Fire Danger
Illawarra/Shoalhaven: Low-Moderate
Far South Coast: Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 9:40 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower. Batemans Bay 16 26
Possible shower. Bega 15 27
Possible shower. Merimbula 16 24

Thursday 5 March

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds south to southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 22.

Friday 6 March

Partly cloudy. Winds northwest to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h tending southwesterly during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.

Saturday 7 March

Sunny day. Slight (20%) chance of an evening shower. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

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

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