South Coast Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:31 pm EST on Wednesday 29 July 2015.

Weather Situation

A strong high pressure system over southeastern Australia is moving slowly east. As a ride over New South Wales weakens. a series of cold fronts will move through the state with the first front reaching the southwest late on Thursday. Another strong high pressure system is expected to move over southeastern Australia in a second half of the next week.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Partly cloudy. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northwesterly in the evening.

Thursday 30 July

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost in the south. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northwesterly in the morning then tending west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 18.

UV Alert from 11:40 am to 12:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Batemans Bay 3 18
Mostly sunny. Bega 1 18
Mostly sunny. Merimbula 4 17

Friday 31 July

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a light morning shower. Patchy morning fog inland. Winds northwest to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 16.

Saturday 1 August

Cloudy. Areas of morning frost about the coastal ranges. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Victorian border in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h tending west to northwesterly 40 to 60 km/h during the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 18.

Sunday 2 August

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending west to northwesterly 35 to 50 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 20.

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

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