South Coast Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Thursday 19 September 2019.

Weather Situation

A trough along the New South Wales coast will weaken today as a high near New Zealand extends its dominance across the Tasman Sea. A cold front approaching from the west is expected to reach the far west of New South Wales late Friday, then slowly continuing through to central parts on Saturday and the northeast early next week.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 21.

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

Sun protection 9:10am to 2:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Batemans Bay 21
Partly cloudy. Bega 22
Partly cloudy. Merimbula 20

Friday 20 September

Partly cloudy. Winds north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Saturday 21 September

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds northerly 25 to 35 km/h tending northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Sunday 22 September

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 20.

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

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