Moist air with a dew point of 17.9 at 1am today means the temperature will feel like 17.5 degrees making the day slightly humid. The relative humidity is 95 per cent.
The highest expected temperature today is 23, which is 4 degrees lower than yesterday’s max.
Warmer conditions are expected on five of the next six days, with the mercury climbing above today’s maximum on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
The chance of rain today is 80 per cent.
Showers are less likely tomorrow with the Bureau of Meteorology forecasting a medium (50 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 south-southwest around 21 km/h in the morning shifting to south-southeast around 21 km/h in the afternoon.
Details for the next six days:
Tuesday, December 28: Mostly cloudy. Possible shower. Fresh S’ly winds Min – 17. Max – 23.
Wednesday, December 29: Mostly sunny. SW winds tending SE Min – 17. Max – 25.
Thursday, December 30: Mostly sunny. W’ly winds tending NE Min – 17. Max – 28.
Friday, December 31: Sunny. NW winds tending fresh NE Min – 18. Max – 30.
Saturday, January 1: Mostly sunny. Fresh N/NE winds Min – 20. Max – 30.
Sunday, January 2: Mostly cloudy. Possible shower. Fresh NE winds Min – 21. Max – 29.