South West District Forecast

View the current warnings for Victoria

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EDT on Friday 30 January 2015.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system will remain to the east of Bass Strait tonight before slowly moving away to the southeast on Saturday. A high pressure system will strengthen south of the Bight on Sunday and will remain over waters south of the Bight into early next week resulting in a continuation of the southerly airflow across Victoria.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Partly cloudy. Winds southerly 20 to 30 km/h.

Saturday 31 January

Mostly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds southerly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 22.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 9:40 am to 5:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Warrnambool 13 18
Possible late shower. Colac 11 20
Possible shower. Hamilton 11 20

Sunday 1 February

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers or drizzle patches. Winds southerly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 21.

Monday 2 February

Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Tuesday 3 February

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming southerly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 27.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am EDT Saturday.

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