Northern Goldfields and Upper Flinders 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

Clear. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

Tuesday 22 October

Sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h becoming easterly 25 to 40 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 37.

Fire Danger - Very High

Sun protection 8:10am to 3:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Charters Towers 18 33
Sunny. Georgetown 20 36

Wednesday 23 October

Sunny. Winds easterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 36.

Thursday 24 October

Sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending east to northeasterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 36.

Friday 25 October

Sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.

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

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