Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Monday 25 July 2016.
A high over the southern Indian Ocean extends a ridge of high pressure and a dry airmass into western Queensland with fine and mostly sunny conditions through much of the state. The high will move slowly eastwards over southern Australia through the week, maintaining the ridge and mostly fine conditions across the state. Temperatures will be close to average for July with frosts possible over parts of the southern interior.
Forecast for the rest of Monday
Clear. Light winds.
Tuesday 26 July
Mostly sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.
Fire Danger - Low-Moderate
Sun protection 9:30am to 3:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]
Wednesday 27 July
Sunny. Light winds becoming southerly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 27.
Thursday 28 July
Sunny. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h turning southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Friday 29 July
Partly cloudy. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Tuesday.