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Burketown Forecast

Tonight 16°C
Tomorrow 33°C
sunny

Now

27.7°C falling
Updated at 18:10 EST

Gulf Country for Saturday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Sunday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 30 to 45 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 34.

Currently at Burketown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.7°C falling
Dew Point 6.5°C rising
Feels Like 24.0°C
Relative Humidity 26%
Wind icon
NNE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1013.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 18.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:00 EST
Sunset sunset
18:32 EST

Nearby Now

Normanton 31.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Burketown

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
21°C

12am

Clear
16°C

3am

Clear
17°C

6am

Clear
18°C

Gulf Country Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 15:53 EST
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Burketown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 18
Sun
Aug 19
Mon
Aug 20
Tue
Aug 21
Wed
Aug 22
Thu
Aug 23
Fri
Aug 24

Sunny

Sunny

Windy

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 34°C 33°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 14°C 16°C 15°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 20
km/h
18
km/h
37
km/h
34
km/h
35
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 37km/h
SSE
SSE 34km/h
SSE
SSE 35km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SE 23km/h
SE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
SE 16km/h
SE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
S 13km/h
S
ENE 17km/h
ENE
S 19km/h
S
SE 19km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 22% 11% 18% 11% 18% 7% 16% 14% 21% 22% 51% 21% 43% 15%
Dew Point 0°C 0°C -2°C -1°C -5°C -10°C -7°C -1°C -4°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 2°C

Burketown Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:37 EST
sunrise
06:59 EST
sunset
18:32 EST
last light
18:55 EST
moon
set
Sun 01:07 EST
rise
Sun 12:48 EST
moon
Sun
Aug 26
moon
Mon
Sep 3
moon
Mon
Sep 10
moon
Mon
Sep 17

Burketown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 18
13.2°C 34°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 17
12.0°C 33.7°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 16
11.4°C 32.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 15
10.6°C 30.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 14
12.5°C 30.3°C 0.0mm

Burketown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
673.5mm
46.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
614.2mm
49 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
885.4mm
59 Day(s)
Wettest Day
114.0mm
Jan 25
Lowest Temperature
8.5°C
Aug 8
Highest Temperature
41.7°C
Jan 14

Burketown Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.5°C
8th
Lowest On Record
7.8°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
14.0°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
15.1°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
37.8°C
31st 2009
Average This Month
31.0°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
30.5°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
9th
Total This Month
0.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
1.5mm
0.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
16.6mm
2016
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2002
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