Atherton Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Sunday 18 February 2018.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Summary
Max 29
Shower or two.
Chance of any rain: 60%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the far north early this morning. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Cairns 31
Shower or two. Atherton 29
Showers. Possible storm. Cooktown 31
Shower or two. Innisfail 31
Shower or two. Mareeba 31

Monday 19 February

Summary
Min 19
Max 31
Afternoon shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Tuesday 20 February

Summary
Min 18
Max 30
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers inland, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 34.

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Wednesday 21 February

Summary
Min 19
Max 27
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers inland, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Thursday 22 February

Summary
Min 18
Max 27
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Friday 23 February

Summary
Min 18
Max 27
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Saturday 24 February

Summary
Min 18
Max 26
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

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

Product derived from IDQ11295 and IDQ10140