Gulf Country Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Saturday 25 May 2024.

Weather Situation

A high near Tasmania will maintain a ridge over Queensland with onshore winds and showers in the east in the coming days. A new high emerging over southeastern Australia on Sunday will maintain the ridge over Queensland for much of the week ahead. A weak trough may combine with an upper level system to generate more unsettled conditions in western Queensland from mid to late next week.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Sunny. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southeasterly in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

Fire Danger - Moderate

Sun protection 9:30am to 3:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Normanton 32
Mostly sunny. Burketown 32
Mostly sunny. Doomadgee 32
Sunny. Kowanyama 32

Sunday 26 May

Sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Monday 27 May

Mostly sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Tuesday 28 May

Mostly sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

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

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