Aurukun Forecast

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Tuesday 10 December 2019.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Max 35
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 50%

Peninsula area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning. Winds southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h turning easterly in the late morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

Fire Danger - High

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Possible storm. Weipa 36
Shower or two. Possible storm. Coen 34
Showers. Possible storm. Palmerville 36
Possible shower. Thursday Island 35

Wednesday 11 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 34
Showers. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Peninsula area

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the west, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending easterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.

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

Thursday 12 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 33
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Peninsula area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers north of Coen, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 39.

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

Friday 13 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 34
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Peninsula area

Hot and mostly sunny. High (70%) chance of showers north of Weipa, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Saturday 14 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 33
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Sunday 15 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 33
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Monday 16 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 32
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

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

Product derived from IDQ11295 and IDQ10110