Sunshine forecast for South Coast

LITTLE BLOWHOLE: While all the tourists crowd around the Kiama blowhole, locals head to Tingira Crescent three kilometres south of the township.
LITTLE BLOWHOLE: While all the tourists crowd around the Kiama blowhole, locals head to Tingira Crescent three kilometres south of the township.

While Spring begins in three weeks, Saturday’s forecast may give people a peak of the upcoming season.

South Coast residents can expect to be sun-kissed as mostly sunny conditions are predicted in Nowra, Kiama and Ulladulla.

Saturday’s forecast says Nowra residents can expect a top temperature of 24 degrees, rising from an overnight low of 7. North-westerly winds could reach 30 km/h by 3pm.

Kiama’s forecast overnight low of 9 will rise to 23 degrees on Saturday. Wind speed is forecast to be between 19 and 28 km/h from 9am to 3pm.

Kiama’s highest wind speed of August was recorded on Tuesday with west-north-westerly winds reaching 80km/h at the Kiama weather station.

Ulladulla residents can expect similar conditions to Kiama. Weatherzone’s forecast low of 10 degrees on Friday evening will jump to 22 on Saturday.

Temperatures are expected to drop on Sunday with a top of 17 in Nowra, 16 in Kiama and 15 in Ulladulla.