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Burketown Forecast

Tonight 17°C
Tomorrow 31°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.5°C rising
Updated at 22:40 EST

Gulf Country for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers near the east coast in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon then becoming southerly 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Burketown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.5°C rising
Dew Point 16.3°C rising
Feels Like 19.5°C
Relative Humidity 82%
Wind icon
NW 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1016.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:13 EST
Sunset sunset
18:17 EST

Nearby Now

Normanton 22.5°C

Next 12 hours in Burketown

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

9am

Mostly clear
22°C

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National Forecast

Burketown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jun 28
Thu
Jun 29
Fri
Jun 30
Sat
Jul 1
Sun
Jul 2
Mon
Jul 3
Tue
Jul 4

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 31°C 29°C 30°C 31°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 15°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 20°C 19°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 5% 5% 10% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
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 14
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
33
km/h
27
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 14km/h
ESE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
S 24km/h
S
S 24km/h
S
S 33km/h
S
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 19km/h
E
ENE 16km/h
ENE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 13km/h
E
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 66% 48% 46% 33% 44% 35% 48% 41% 57% 43% 57% 45% 48% 42%
Dew Point 15°C 17°C 11°C 13°C 8°C 12°C 10°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 11°C 16°C

Burketown Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:49 EST
sunrise
07:13 EST
sunset
18:17 EST
last light
18:41 EST
moon
rise
Thu 11:27 EST
set
Thu 23:32 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
moon
Sun
Jul 9
moon
Mon
Jul 17
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Sun
Jul 23

Burketown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jun 28
17.1°C 30°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jun 27
14.7°C 29°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 26
15.7°C 29.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 25
15.6°C 30.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 24
14.6°C 29.4°C 0.0mm

Burketown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
669.0mm
45.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
884.8mm
57 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
448.2mm
41 Day(s)
Wettest Day
135.6mm
Feb 18
Lowest Temperature
9.5°C
Jun 13
Highest Temperature
40.3°C
Mar 29

Burketown Ap Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.5°C
13th
Lowest On Record
5.7°C
29th 2007
Average This Month
15.6°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
15.2°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.9°C
17th
Highest On Record
36.0°C
4th 2003
Average This Month
29.6°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
29.1°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
4.6mm
0.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
49.2mm
2007
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2002
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