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Burketown Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 34°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

29.6°C rising
Updated at 08:20 EST

Gulf Country for Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls about the coast near the Northern Territory border in the late morning and afternoon. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

Currently at Century Mine

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.6°C rising
Dew Point 23.1°C falling
Feels Like 33.7°C
Relative Humidity 68%
Wind icon
NE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1007.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EST
Sunset sunset
19:23 EST

Nearby Now

Normanton 28.0°C
Camooweal 27.1°C

Next 12 hours in Burketown

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower or storm
30°C

12pm

Slight chance storm
33°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
34°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
32°C

Gulf Country Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sun 09:58 EST
Major Flood Warning for the lower Flinders River and Minor Flood Warning for the Norman River

National Forecast

Burketown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 34°C 34°C 34°C 33°C 34°C 35°C 37°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 60% 70% 80% 60% 60% 90% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 21
km/h
31
km/h
27
km/h
32
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 21km/h
ENE
NE 31km/h
NE
ENE 27km/h
ENE
NE 32km/h
NE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NE 24km/h
NE
E 15km/h
E
NE 23km/h
NE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NE 21km/h
NE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NE 18km/h
NE
W 9km/h
W
NE 18km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 70% 60% 73% 61% 75% 63% 74% 60% 73% 57% 68% 55% 62% 54%
Dew Point 24°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 27°C

Burketown Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:00 EST
sunrise
06:24 EST
sunset
19:23 EST
last light
19:47 EST
moon
set
Mon 15:26 EST
rise
Tue 03:04 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Burketown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jan 22
- - 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
- - 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
- - 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 19
- - 0.2mm
Wed
Jan 18
- - 15.6mm

Burketown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
266.8mm
15.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
210.8mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
77.0mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
87.2mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
Highest Temperature

Burketown Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
20.0°C
17th 2003
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
25.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
41.7°C
8th 2006
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
34.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
87.2mm
9th
Total This Month
210.8mm
18 Day(s)
Long-term Average
266.8mm
15.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
776.4mm
2009
Driest On Record
113.8mm
2002
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