Atherton Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Tuesday 28 March 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 10%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds westerly 35 to 50 km/h decreasing to 30 to 40 km/h in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Wednesday 29 March

Summary
Min 22
Max 31
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds westerly 25 to 40 km/h turning northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late morning and afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower. Cairns 27 35
Possible shower. Atherton 22 31
Possible afternoon shower. Cooktown 25 35
Possible shower. Innisfail 27 35
Possible shower. Mareeba 24 33

Thursday 30 March

Summary
Min 21
Max 32
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the north, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending west to southwesterly in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Friday 31 March

Summary
Min 21
Max 32
Shower or two developing.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) 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 8:40 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Saturday 1 April

Summary
Min 20
Max 30
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sunday 2 April

Summary
Min 19
Max 29
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Monday 3 April

Summary
Min 19
Max 28
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Tuesday 4 April

Summary
Min 19
Max 28
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Wednesday.

Product derived from IDQ11295 and IDQ10140