Burketown Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Wednesday 1 February 2023.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 70%

Gulf Country area

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe, with heavy falls inland. Light winds.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 5:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Thursday 2 February

Summary
Min 25
Max 31
Showers. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 10 to 35 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Gulf Country area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls near the Northern Territory border. Light winds becoming northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Fire Danger - No Rating

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 5:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Possible storm. Normanton 26 31
Showers. Possible storm. Burketown 25 31
Showers. Possible storm. Doomadgee 25 31
Showers. Possible storm. Kowanyama 26 31

Friday 3 February

Summary
Min 25
Max 33
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Gulf Country area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 5:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Saturday 4 February

Summary
Min 24
Max 33
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Gulf Country area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h turning east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. 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 5:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Sunday 5 February

Summary
Min 25
Max 32
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Gulf Country area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the east, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 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 the low to mid 30s.

Monday 6 February

Summary
Min 25
Max 32
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Tuesday 7 February

Summary
Min 25
Max 33
Possible morning storm. Showers.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Wednesday 8 February

Summary
Min 26
Max 34
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

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

Product derived from IDQ11295 and IDQ10120