Showers are expected for much of the weekend

Showers are sticking around well into next week, with a humid weekend and temperatures in the low 20s and high teens.

Weatherzone is predicting a 70-80 per cent chance of showers for Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Along the coast temperatures will range from 19 degrees on Friday, 20 degrees on Saturday rising to 21 degrees on Sunday.

Night-time temperatures will fall to lows of 13 degrees on both Friday and Saturday, while Sunday’s low will fall to 15 degrees.

Further inland, day-time temperatures will rise to 18 degrees on Friday, 19 degrees on Saturday, and 22 degrees on Saturday.

The mercury will fall to 11 degrees on Friday and Saturday, while Sunday will be a slightly warmer 12 degrees.

Despite the cloud cover, the UV index along the coast will remain high.