Capricornia Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Tuesday 19 June 2018.

Weather Situation

A large high pressure system will move eastwards over southeastern Australia during today, while a new high over the west of the continent will maintain a ridge of high pressure over Queensland. The ridge will maintain fine and sunny conditions through most of Queensland over the next few days. Cool, dry air extends through most of the state with widespread morning frosts over southern and central Queensland extending into parts of the northern interior.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Clear. Light winds.

Wednesday 20 June

Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the southwest. Winds southerly 15 to 25 km/h tending southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 9:40am to 2:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Gladstone 7 23
Sunny. Rockhampton 5 23
Light early frost. Sunny. Biloela 1 23
Sunny. Yeppoon 9 20

Thursday 21 June

Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the southwest in the early morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending east to southeasterly in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Friday 22 June

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Saturday 23 June

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 Wednesday.

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