South Coast Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Tuesday 16 July 2019.

Weather Situation

A slow moving high pressure system over the Bight extends a ridge to southern Queensland while a number of cold fronts have clipped southeastern parts of New South Wales as they move east from the Southern Ocean to the Tasman Sea. The next cold front is expected to the brush the southeast on Wednesday. By Thursday the high pressure system will be centred over the northern inland of New South Wales, with another, weaker cold front expected to clip the far southeast during Friday.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Partly cloudy. Winds southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Wednesday 17 July

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost in the south. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or storm near the Victorian border in the evening. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 18.

Sun protection 11:10am to 12:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Batemans Bay 3 19
Light morning frost. Mostly sunny. Bega 2 19
Partly cloudy. Merimbula 4 18

Thursday 18 July

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost about the coastal ranges. Winds west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 18.

Friday 19 July

Sunny. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h tending southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 19.

Saturday 20 July

Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the south. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 20.

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

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