Wide Bay and Burnett Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:01 am EST on Friday 29 August 2014.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system lies off the eastern australian coast and is expected to move towards the New South Wales coast during today, and then move eastwards away from the coast from late Friday onwards. A slow moving high in the southern Tasman sea will maintain a ridge through western and northern Queensland through the remainder of this week.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Mostly sunny. The chance of light showers about Fraser Island in the morning and afternoon. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Fire Danger - High

UV Alert from 9:00 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Bundaberg 25
Sunny. Gympie 24
Mostly sunny. Hervey Bay 23
Sunny. Kingaroy 22
Sunny. Maryborough 24
Sunny. Gayndah 25

Saturday 30 August

Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Sunday 31 August

Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid 20s.

Monday 1 September

Sunny. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

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

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