Herbert and Lower Burdekin Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Monday 21 October 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over Victoria extends a dry air mass through inland Queensland, and freshening southeasterly trade winds along the east coast. These trade winds will push a weak surface trough and some moisture inland over the next few days as the high moves slowly east.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds easterly 20 to 30 km/h.

Tuesday 22 October

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming easterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 8:10am to 3:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Townsville 20 30
Sunny. Ayr 19 30
Possible shower. Ingham 21 31

Wednesday 23 October

Mostly sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning and afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 32.

Thursday 24 October

Mostly sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.

Friday 25 October

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 34.

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

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