Wide Bay and Burnett Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast updated at 4:26 pm EST on Sunday 21 September 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over southeast Australia extends a ridge of high pressure along Queensland's east coast. An upper level low and associated surface trough will remain over Queensland's interior during today and Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Cloudy. Areas of rain and isolated thunderstorms. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h.

Monday 22 September

Cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Bundaberg 15 23
Shower or two. Gympie 12 22
Shower or two. Hervey Bay 15 23
Shower or two clearing. Kingaroy 10 20
Shower or two. Maryborough 15 23
A few showers. Gayndah 14 23

Tuesday 23 September

Partly cloudy. The chance of showers in the morning. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending easterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Wednesday 24 September

Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Thursday 25 September

Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

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

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