Burketown Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Wednesday 20 February 2019.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Clear.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Gulf Country area

Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north early this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Thursday 21 February

Summary
Min 26
Max 41
Hot and sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Gulf Country area

Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the east coast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon. Light winds becoming southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 43.

Fire Danger - High

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Hot and sunny. Normanton 27 39
Hot and sunny. Burketown 26 41
Hot and sunny. Doomadgee 26 43
Partly cloudy. Kowanyama 26 34

Friday 22 February

Summary
Min 23
Max 39
Hot and sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Gulf Country area

Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 41.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Saturday 23 February

Summary
Min 23
Max 38
Hot and sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Gulf Country area

Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 41.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Sunday 24 February

Summary
Min 25
Max 35
Cloud clearing.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Gulf Country area

Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the evening. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Monday 25 February

Summary
Min 26
Max 35
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Tuesday 26 February

Summary
Min 26
Max 37
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Wednesday 27 February

Summary
Min 26
Max 36
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

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

Product derived from IDQ11295 and IDQ10120