Moist air with a dew point of 19.5 at 2pm today means the temperature will feel like 26.5 degrees making the day slightly humid. The relative humidity is 68 per cent.
The highest expected temperature today is 26, which is 3 degrees lower than yesterday’s max.
Warmer conditions are expected on three of the next six days, with the mercury climbing above today’s maximum on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
The chance of rain today is 70 per cent.
Showers are less likely tomorrow with the Bureau of Meteorology forecasting a medium (60 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 around 11 km/h in the morning increasing to south around 23 km/h in the afternoon.
Details for the next six days:
Monday, December 27: Mostly cloudy. Showers. Fresh S’ly winds Min – 18. Max – 23.
Tuesday, December 28: Mostly cloudy. Possible shower. Fresh S’ly winds Min – 17. Max – 23.
Wednesday, December 29: Partly cloudy. Clearing shower. SW/SE winds Min – 17. Max – 25.
Thursday, December 30: Mostly sunny. NW winds tending NE Min – 17. Max – 27.
Friday, December 31: Mostly sunny. NW winds tending fresh NE Min – 18. Max – 29.
Saturday, January 1: Mostly sunny. Fresh N/NE winds Min – 20. Max – 29.