Lower South East District Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 5:40 am CST on Thursday 30 May 2024.

Weather Situation

A trough is moving over South Australia during today, with a cold front to follow over southern parts on Friday as a high pressure system moves over the north, maintaining a broad westerly flow over agricultural areas. A ridge is expected to persist over South Australia at the weekend as the high drifts southeast to be over Tasmania by Sunday night.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Cloudy. Very high chance of rain developing later this morning, clearing this afternoon. Medium chance of showers this evening. Winds northerly 30 to 45 km/h turning northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 17.

Fire Danger - Moderate

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Rain clearing. Mount Gambier 16
Rain clearing. Naracoorte 17
Rain clearing. Coonawarra 16
Rain clearing. Windy. Robe 18

Friday 31 May

Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h tending westerly 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.

Saturday 1 June

Partly cloudy. Patches of frost and the chance of fog in the morning. Slight chance of a shower near the coast in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching around 16.

Sunday 2 June

Sunny. Patches of morning frost. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 3 with daytime temperatures reaching around 16.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm CST Thursday.

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