Wide Bay and Burnett Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast updated at 7:15 pm EST on Thursday 2 July 2015.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over southeastern Australia will shift slowly northwards during the weekend, extending a ridge into southern Queensland and along the east tropical coast. Winds will tend more onshore about the exposed east coast from Friday with some showers developing. A dry, cool airmass will extend into the southern and central inland during the next couple of mornings with some frosts likely.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Clear. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Friday 3 July

Sunny. Patches of light morning frost inland. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending south to southeasterly in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 22.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 10:00 am to 1:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Bundaberg 7 22
Sunny. Gympie 5 20
Mostly sunny. Hervey Bay 8 21
Sunny. Kingaroy 1 18
Mostly sunny. Maryborough 6 21
Sunny. Gayndah 4 21

Saturday 4 July

Partly cloudy. Patches of light morning frost inland. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.

Sunday 5 July

Partly cloudy. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Monday 6 July

Partly cloudy. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

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

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