Thursday Island Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Friday 20 January 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 50%

Peninsula area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

Saturday 21 January

Summary
Min 26
Max 30
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 8 to 25 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Peninsula area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 36.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Possible storm. Weipa 24 31
Shower or two. Possible storm. Coen 23 34
Shower or two. Possible storm. Palmerville 24 35
Shower or two. Possible storm. Thursday Island 26 30

Sunday 22 January

Summary
Min 25
Max 30
Showers. Storm likely.
Possible rainfall: 10 to 30 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Peninsula area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 37.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

Monday 23 January

Summary
Min 25
Max 30
Shower or two. Storm likely.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 25 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Peninsula area

Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

Tuesday 24 January

Summary
Min 25
Max 30
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Peninsula area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.

Wednesday 25 January

Summary
Min 25
Max 30
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Thursday 26 January

Summary
Min 25
Max 30
Showers. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 10 to 50 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Friday 27 January

Summary
Min 25
Max 30
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

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

Product derived from IDQ11295 and IDQ10110