Atherton Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Wednesday 19 December 2018.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Max 33
Possible shower developing.
Chance of any rain: 40%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Hot. Mostly sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 37.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Cairns 35
Possible shower developing. Atherton 33
Partly cloudy. Cooktown 36
Partly cloudy. Innisfail 33
Possible shower developing. Mareeba 35

Thursday 20 December

Summary
Min 20
Max 32
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Friday 21 December

Summary
Min 19
Max 32
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Saturday 22 December

Summary
Min 21
Max 32
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of thunderstorms. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 25 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Sunday 23 December

Summary
Min 21
Max 31
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Monday 24 December

Summary
Min 21
Max 27
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Tuesday 25 December

Summary
Min 20
Max 25
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Wednesday.

Product derived from IDQ11295 and IDQ10140