Central Coast and Whitsundays Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Monday 1 June 2020.

Weather Situation

A high over New Zealand is moving slowly eastwards while extending a weakening ridge along the Queensland east coast, and a relatively dry southerly flow across most of Queensland. Southeasterly trade winds will gradually ease as the ridge weakens. An upper trough and an associated surface trough will move over the southern Queensland today, with the trough system moving eastwards across the southeast of the state this evening, and off the southern coast by early Tuesday morning.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

The chance of fog early this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:20am to 2:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Mackay 25
Mostly sunny. Bowen 27

Tuesday 2 June

Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Wednesday 3 June

Sunny. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 25.

Thursday 4 June

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

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

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