At 12pm today, expect an unpleasantly warm and humid day, with a dew point of 20.2. It is likely to feel like 27.5 with a relative humidity of 68 per cent.
The highest expected temperature today is 26, which is 5 degrees lower than yesterday’s max.
Warmer conditions are expected on two of the next six days, with the mercury climbing above today’s maximum on Friday and Saturday.
The chance of rain today is 60 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 11. 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 15 km/h in the morning increasing to south around 20 km/h in the afternoon.
Details for the next six days:
Monday, December 27: Shower or two. Min – 17. Max – 22.
Tuesday, December 28: Cloudy. Min – 16. Max – 22.
Wednesday, December 29: Partly cloudy. Min – 16. Max – 24.
Thursday, December 30: Partly cloudy. Min – 16. Max – 26.
Friday, December 31: Partly cloudy. Min – 18. Max – 28.
Saturday, January 1: Partly cloudy. Min – 19. Max – 28.