Peninsula Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Sunday 26 June 2022.

Weather Situation

A belt of high pressure across southern Australia extends a ridge over most of Queensland. A new high will move across the Great Australian Bight today and continue to move east on Monday, with the ridge strengthening across Queensland as a result.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the east coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:30am to 3:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Weipa 30
Cloudy. Coen 26
Partly cloudy. Palmerville 30
Partly cloudy. Thursday Island 31

Monday 27 June

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the east coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 32.

Tuesday 28 June

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the east coast, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.

Wednesday 29 June

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower north of Coen, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

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

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