Capricornia Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:16 pm EST on Friday 3 July 2015.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over southeastern Australia will shift slowly northwards during the weekend, extending a ridge into southern Queensland and along the east tropical coast. Onshore winds will lead to some showers about the east coast, mostly in the tropics. The ridge will maintain a dry airmass through the interior throughout the forecast period, with cold mornings and some early frosts likely during the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Clear. Light winds.

Saturday 4 July

Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the early morning. Patches of light morning frost in the southwest. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending easterly in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 9:50 am to 2:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Gladstone 10 23
Partly cloudy. Rockhampton 10 23
Becoming cloudy. Biloela 3 23
Possible shower. Yeppoon 11 21

Sunday 5 July

Partly cloudy. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Monday 6 July

Mostly sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Tuesday 7 July

Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

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

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