Peninsula Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Sunday 26 October 2014.

Weather Situation

A weak ridge of high pressure lies along the east coast. A surface trough will move eastwards across southern Queensland during Monday and Tuesday. Hot conditions about central and southern districts will persist over the next few days.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Mostly sunny. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 36.

Fire Danger - High

UV Alert from 8:30 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Weipa 35
Mostly sunny. Coen 29
Sunny. Palmerville 35
Cloudy. Thursday Island 31

Monday 27 October

Sunny. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 37.

Tuesday 28 October

Mostly sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 38.

Wednesday 29 October

Mostly sunny. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 39.

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

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