Wide Bay and Burnett Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Tuesday 31 May 2016.

Weather Situation

An upper trough over central Australia will move east over Queensland during the next few days, while a more substantial upper trough will amplify over southeastern Australia later in the week. A high near Tasmania will move slowly eastwards into the Tasman Sea in the coming days, extending a strengthening ridge along the east coast.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Fire Danger - High

UV Alert from 9:50 am to 1:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Bundaberg 26
Partly cloudy. Gympie 25
Partly cloudy. Hervey Bay 25
Partly cloudy. Kingaroy 23
Partly cloudy. Maryborough 26
Mostly sunny. Gayndah 26

Wednesday 1 June

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers about Fraser Island, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Thursday 2 June

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers about Fraser Island, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Friday 3 June

Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h turning northeasterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.

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

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