Wide Bay and Burnett District

IDQ10240

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Updated Wide Bay and Burnett District Forecast

Issued at 6:36 pm EST on Saturday 1 October 2016
for the period until midnight EST Wednesday 5 October 2016.

Warning Information

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Weather Situation

A weak high pressure system over southern Queensland will drift east and move off the east coast into the Coral Sea over the remainder of the weekend. A trough system will approach southwestern Queensland on Sunday and should then move rapidly east over the state during Monday. A more dominant high pressure system will extend across Queensland on Tuesday and Wednesday in the wake of the trough, resulting in fine conditions for much of the state.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday 1 October

Clear. Light winds.

Forecast for Sunday 2 October

Sunny. Light winds becoming northerly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Bundaberg
Sunny.
Min
13
Max
29
Gayndah
Sunny.
Min
8
Max
32
Gympie
Sunny.
Min
8
Max
30
Hervey Bay
Sunny.
Min
10
Max
27
Kingaroy
Sunny.
Min
3
Max
29
Maryborough
Sunny.
Min
9
Max
30

Fire Danger: High

Sun protection 8:20am to 3:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Forecast for Monday 3 October

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers or rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northerly 15 to 25 km/h shifting west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

Bundaberg
Rain at times.
Min
18
Max
28
Gayndah
Rain at times.
Min
17
Max
29
Gympie
Rain at times.
Min
16
Max
27
Hervey Bay
Rain at times.
Min
17
Max
27
Kingaroy
Rain at times.
Min
14
Max
24
Maryborough
Rain at times.
Min
16
Max
28

Forecast for Tuesday 4 October

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of showers or rain about Fraser Island in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

Bundaberg
Mostly sunny.
Min
17
Max
28
Gayndah
Sunny.
Min
14
Max
28
Gympie
Sunny.
Min
13
Max
28
Hervey Bay
Possible early shower.
Min
15
Max
27
Kingaroy
Sunny.
Min
10
Max
24
Maryborough
Mostly sunny.
Min
14
Max
29

Forecast for Wednesday 5 October

Sunny. Light winds becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Bundaberg
Sunny.
Min
14
Max
29
Gayndah
Sunny.
Min
12
Max
30
Gympie
Sunny.
Min
10
Max
29
Hervey Bay
Sunny.
Min
13
Max
28
Kingaroy
Sunny.
Min
8
Max
26
Maryborough
Sunny.
Min
11
Max
30

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

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