Wide Bay and Burnett Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Thursday 25 May 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over northern South Australia will shift slowly eastwards over the next few days and move into the Tasman Sea over the weekend. A weak surface trough over eastern Queensland will push off the southern coast during this morning. The high will then extend a ridge through much of Queensland in the wake of the trough. Another surface trough is likely to move eastward across the state on Sunday with another high pressure system developing over southern Australia in its wake.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Patchy fog early this morning. Sunny afternoon. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 9:30am to 2:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Bundaberg 27
Morning fog then sunny. Gympie 25
Sunny. Hervey Bay 26
Sunny. Kingaroy 23
Morning fog then sunny. Maryborough 26
Sunny. Gayndah 26

Friday 26 May

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning fog inland. Medium (40%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Saturday 27 May

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Sunday 28 May

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

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

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