Peninsula Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Friday 21 November 2014.

Weather Situation

A broad area of low pressure will persist through the interior of the state during the forecast period, maintaining hot conditions through western districts and into the southern and central inland into early next week. A high in the Tasman Sea will maintain a weak ridge along the east Queensland coast over the next few days.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Clear. Winds east to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Saturday 22 November

Mostly sunny. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 40.

Fire Danger - High

UV Alert from 8:20 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Weipa 22 38
Mostly sunny. Coen 19 32
Sunny. Palmerville 20 39
Partly cloudy. Thursday Island 27 33

Sunday 23 November

Mostly sunny. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 39.

Monday 24 November

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 39.

Tuesday 25 November

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds easterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 39.

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

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