Wide Bay and Burnett Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:01 am EST on Saturday 19 April 2014.

Weather Situation

A surface trough extends from the Gulf Country down to the Central Highlands. A high pressure system over South Australia is pushing dry air across most of Queensland.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Sunny. Winds south to southwesterly and light. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Deceptively powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities along Seventy-Five Mile Beach on Fraser Island.

Fire Danger - High

UV Alert from 8:50 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Bundaberg 29
Sunny. Gympie 29
Sunny. Hervey Bay 29
Sunny. Kingaroy 26
Sunny. Maryborough 30
Sunny. Gayndah 30

Sunday 20 April

Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Monday 21 April

Sunny. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming north to northeasterly and light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Tuesday 22 April

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the high 20s.

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

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