Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Sunday 24 July 2016.
A high over the southern Indian Ocean extends a ridge of high pressure into western Queensland with fine and mostly sunny conditions through much of the state. The high will move slowly eastwards over southern Australia through next week, maintaining the ridge and mostly fine conditions across the state. Temperatures will be close to average for July with frosts likely to return to parts of the southern interior over the next few mornings.
Forecast for the rest of Sunday
Clear. Light winds.
Monday 25 July
Sunny. Patchy fog along the coastal fringe in the early morning. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Fire Danger - High
Sun protection 9:40am to 2:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]
Tuesday 26 July
Partly cloudy. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.
Wednesday 27 July
Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.
Thursday 28 July
Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming southerly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Monday.