Capricornia Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast updated at 12:13 pm EST on Friday 1 July 2016.

Weather Situation

Another high pressure system is moving into southwest Australia and is forecast to move slowly eastwards across the south of the continent over the next few days. This high will push dry, cold air across most of the state again through today and over the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower over the east in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming southerly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 9:50 am to 2:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower. Gladstone 24
Possible shower. Rockhampton 25
Sunny. Biloela 23
Possible shower. Yeppoon 22

Saturday 2 July

Sunny. Light winds becoming southerly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 22.

Sunday 3 July

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Monday 4 July

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to northeasterly during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

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

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