Moist air with a dew point of 15.4 at 2am today means the temperature will feel like 16.1 degrees making the day slightly humid. The relative humidity is 93 per cent.
The highest expected temperature today is 27, which is 3 degrees higher than yesterday’s max.
Warmer conditions are expected on five of the next six days, with the mercury climbing above today’s maximum on Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday.
The chance of rain today is 5 per cent.
Showers are more likely tomorrow with the Bureau of Meteorology forecasting a slim (10 per cent) chance of rain.
The UV index is predicted to be 12. There is an extreme risk of harm from sun exposure. Unprotected skin can burn within minutes in today’s conditions. Experts suggest looking for shade and avoiding sun exposure around noon. General advice is to take all precautions such as using eye protection, sunscreen and covering up.
Winds will be west-northwest around 7 km/h in the morning shifting to east-northeast around 20 km/h in the afternoon.
Details for the next six days:
Friday, December 31: Sunny. Min – 18. Max – 29.
Saturday, January 1: Partly cloudy. Min – 20. Max – 29.
Sunday, January 2: Partly cloudy. Min – 21. Max – 30.
Monday, January 3: Partly cloudy. Min – 21. Max – 30.
Tuesday, January 4: Shower or two. Min – 21. Max – 28.
Wednesday, January 5: Shower or two. Min – 20. Max – 25.