There’s plenty about Christmas that’s predictable: the overeating, the over drinking, your uncle’s bad jokes, Nan’s dense pudding, Love, Actually…
About the only thing serving up the surprises is the weather.
But never fear, we’ve got your festive forecast all laid out, so you know whether to plan to bust out the brolly or the barbie this weekend — and over New Year’s.
We sourced the Christmas forecasts courtesy of the Bureau of Meteorology, and New Year forecasts via AccuWeather.
Christmas Day: 27C. Shower or two (1-4mm).
Boxing Day: 28C. Shower or two (0-3mm).
New Year’s Eve: 30C. Mostly cloudy, scattered showers.
New Year’s Day: 30C. Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly early on.
Christmas Day: 29C. Possible shower later in the day (0-2mm).
Boxing Day: 30C. Partly cloudy.
New Year’s Eve: 28C. Morning thunderstorm or two.
New Year’s Day: 28C. Sunny.
Christmas Day: 31C. Medium chance of showers (1-3mm).
Boxing Day: 33C. Partly cloudy, medium chance of showers (0-2mm).
New Year’s Eve: 27C. Showers (13mm).
New Year’s Day: 30C. Mostly sunny.