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Burketown Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 37°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

27.9°C rising
Updated at 07:00 EST

Gulf Country for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW in the early afternoon then tending NW/NE in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 41.

Currently at Burketown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.9°C rising
Dew Point 24.3°C falling
Feels Like 32.0°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
WNW 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1007.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:01 EST
Sunset sunset
19:12 EST

Nearby Now

Normanton 28.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Burketown

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
32°C

12pm

Mostly clear
36°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
37°C

6pm

Mostly clear
34°C

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National Forecast

Burketown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 37°C 38°C 38°C 38°C 39°C 38°C 37°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 20% 20% 20% 20% 10% 80% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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 18
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
19
km/h
29
km/h
17
km/h
28
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction N 18km/h
N
NNE 26km/h
NNE
N 18km/h
N
NNE 24km/h
NNE
NE 15km/h
NE
NE 26km/h
NE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NNE 26km/h
NNE
NE 19km/h
NE
NNE 29km/h
NNE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NNE 28km/h
NNE
NE 16km/h
NE
NNE 25km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 58% 45% 59% 45% 60% 44% 61% 44% 63% 45% 58% 46% 64% 47%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C

Burketown Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:37 EST
sunrise
06:01 EST
sunset
19:12 EST
last light
19:36 EST
moon
set
Sat 17:30 EST
rise
Sun 05:09 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Burketown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
24°C 36°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
20.1°C 35°C 29.2mm
Tue
Dec 12
24.0°C 38.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
24.8°C 36.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
25.3°C 38°C 0.0mm

Burketown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
832.5mm
64.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
980.8mm
77 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
564.4mm
61 Day(s)
Wettest Day
135.6mm
Feb 18
Lowest Temperature
9.5°C
Jun 13
Highest Temperature
40.7°C
Nov 8

Burketown Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.0°C
6th
Lowest On Record
19.0°C
13th 2002
Average This Month
22.3°C
-3.2°C
Long-term Average
25.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.9°C
9th
Highest On Record
43.2°C
6th 2012
Average This Month
37.8°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
36.3°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.2mm
13th
Total This Month
36.6mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
108.1mm
9.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
418.0mm
2015
Driest On Record
9.6mm
2006
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