Capricornia Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Tuesday 20 April 2021.

Weather Situation

A high over eastern Australia extends a weak ridge over southern Queensland. A trough lingers near the North Tropical Coast, and may move over land briefly tomorrow before moving back over water on Thursday. A second trough will move into the southwest today, crossing the south of the state tomorrow and pushing off the southeast coast late on Wednesday. A ridge will slowly build across the south of the state in the wake of the trough through the latter part of the week.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Clear. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northeasterly in the evening.

Wednesday 21 April

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 8:50am to 3:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Gladstone 19 29
Partly cloudy. Rockhampton 18 31
Mostly sunny. Biloela 15 31
Partly cloudy. Yeppoon 20 28

Thursday 22 April

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Friday 23 April

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Saturday 24 April

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

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

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