North Tropical Coast and Tablelands Forecast

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Monday 16 September 2019.

Weather Situation

A high over the Coral Sea extends a ridge along Queensland's northeast coast. A surface trough will move into the far southwest of the state late on Monday, and then move eastwards through southern Queensland on Tuesday, causing winds, temperatures and fire dangers to rise across the state's southeast.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Partly cloudy. Winds easterly 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 29.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 8:40am to 3:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Cairns 28
Partly cloudy. Atherton 23
Partly cloudy. Cooktown 27
Partly cloudy. Innisfail 26
Partly cloudy. Mareeba 26

Tuesday 17 September

Mostly sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 31.

Wednesday 18 September

Sunny. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.

Thursday 19 September

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 32.

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

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