Get the latest weather report for the Australia vs. Afghanistan World Cup 2023 match.
In the upcoming clash between Australia and Afghanistan in Match 39 of the ICC World Cup 2023, the weather conditions are set to play a crucial role at the iconic Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.
The match is scheduled for Tuesday, November 7, and the weather forecast indicates that it will be a day-night encounter starting at 2 PM IST. According to the latest weather updates from weather.com, Mumbai City is expected to experience a day-time temperature of 36°C and a night-time temperature of 26°C. The sky is forecasted to be partly cloudy both during the day and at night.
As for the chances of rain affecting the game, there is a minimal risk. The AUS vs AFG Weather Report suggests a 2% chance of rain during the day, increasing slightly to 10% at night. This means that rain is unlikely to interrupt the thrilling contest between these two cricketing giants.
The humidity levels in Mumbai are expected to be around 48% during the day, which may rise to 68% at night. While high humidity can make playing conditions challenging, the relatively low chances of rain should provide some relief to both teams.
Moving on to the pitch conditions, Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai is renowned as a high-scoring ground. In ODIs, the average 1st innings total is 247, while the average 2nd innings total stands at 196. The venue has hosted 32 ODIs so far, with a near-even split between teams batting first and teams chasing, showcasing a pitch that offers opportunities to both batsmen and bowlers.
Furthermore, the stadium’s coastal location near the sea results in beneficial wind conditions, providing swing to pacers and assistance to spinners. This combination of factors sets the stage for an exciting and evenly balanced cricket match.
Both Australia and Afghanistan will aim to make the most of these favorable weather and pitch conditions as they vie for a coveted spot in the top four of the ICC World Cup 2023 points table. Cricket fans can look forward to an intense battle under the clear Mumbai skies, with minimal interference from the elements.
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