Capricornia Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Tuesday 31 May 2016.

Weather Situation

An upper trough over central Australia will move east over Queensland during the next few days, while a more substantial upper trough will amplify over southeastern Australia later in the week. A high near Tasmania will move slowly eastwards into the Tasman Sea in the coming days, extending a strengthening ridge along the east coast.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Mostly sunny. Winds easterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Fire Danger - High

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Gladstone 26
Mostly sunny. Rockhampton 27
Sunny. Biloela 27
Partly cloudy. Yeppoon 25

Wednesday 1 June

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.

Thursday 2 June

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending easterly during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Friday 3 June

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

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

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