South Coast Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast updated at 9:54 am EST on Thursday 25 August 2016.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system off the central coast is expected to move rapidly east away from the coast today as a high pressure system over the Bight moves east and extends a ridge across the State. This high pressure system will then become the dominant weather feature for Friday and the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, mostly in the north. Snow falling above 900 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 16.

Sun protection 10:50am to 1:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Batemans Bay 16
Shower or two. Bega 16
Shower or two. Merimbula 15

Friday 26 August

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost inland. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 17.

Saturday 27 August

Areas of morning frost. Mostly sunny day. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.

Sunday 28 August

Partly cloudy. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EST Thursday.

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