Fairfax Media Network

Purga Weather  RSS

27.66°S 152.72°E 22m AMSL

Next 48 hours in Ipswich

  Weather Temp Chance of rain Cloud cover Wind Dew point Humidity
Monday, February 20
9pm

Mostly cloudy 25°C 5% 63% icon
SE 11km/h 19°C 71%
Tuesday, February 21
12am

Mostly cloudy 23°C 5% 71% icon
S 7km/h 20°C 82%
3am

Mostly cloudy 21°C 5% 52% icon
SSW 4km/h 19°C 88%
6am

Mostly cloudy 20°C 5% 68% icon
S 5km/h 19°C 89%
9am

Mostly clear 27°C 5% 38% icon
SSE 13km/h 20°C 63%
12pm

Mostly clear 30°C 19% 37% icon
SE 14km/h 19°C 49%
3pm

Mostly cloudy 31°C 22% 52% icon
ESE 22km/h 18°C 47%
6pm

Mostly cloudy 27°C 6% 78% icon
ESE 27km/h 17°C 53%
9pm

Mostly cloudy 25°C 5% 79% icon
SE 15km/h 18°C 64%
Wednesday, February 22
12am

Mostly cloudy 22°C 5% 72% icon
SSE 11km/h 18°C 77%
3am

Mostly cloudy 21°C 5% 67% icon
S 7km/h 19°C 85%
6am

Mostly clear 20°C 5% 46% icon
S 8km/h 18°C 87%
9am

Mostly clear 27°C 5% 20% icon
SSE 19km/h 18°C 58%
12pm

Mostly clear 31°C 5% 37% icon
SE 18km/h 19°C 47%
3pm

Mostly clear 32°C 5% 32% icon
SE 23km/h 19°C 46%
6pm

Mostly clear 28°C 5% 28% icon
SE 27km/h 18°C 54%
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

19:40 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.

Tropical Cyclone Alfred emerges over the Gulf

13:45 EDT

Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.