Capricornia Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast updated at 5:09 pm EST on Saturday 19 April 2014.

Weather Situation

A surface trough extends from the Gulf Country towards the southern interior of Queensland. A high pressure system over southeastern Australia is moving slowly east, and extends a ridge through Queensland. The high is pushing dry air across most of Queensland.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Clear. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Sunday 20 April

Patchy fog early in the morning. Sunny day. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Fire Danger - High

UV Alert from 9:00 am to 2:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Gladstone 17 28
Sunny. Rockhampton 16 29
Sunny. Biloela 11 29
Sunny. Yeppoon 18 27

Monday 21 April

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the high 20s.

Tuesday 22 April

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the high 20s.

Wednesday 23 April

Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near the coast until evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

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

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