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Burketown Forecast

This morning 27°C
Today 41°C
mostly_sunny

Now

28.2°C rising
Updated at 23:50 EST

Gulf Country for Tuesday Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north early this evening. Winds SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.

Currently at Burketown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.2°C rising
Dew Point 27.9°C rising
Feels Like 36.0°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
NNE 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1004.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:47 EST
Sunset sunset
18:46 EST

Nearby Now

Normanton 29.3°C

Next 12 hours in Burketown

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
27°C

6am

Mostly clear
26°C

9am

Mostly clear
32°C

12pm

Mostly clear
38°C

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National Forecast

Burketown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 41°C 40°C 38°C 37°C 37°C 37°C 38°C
Minimum 27°C 27°C 25°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 5% 20% 30% 40% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 14
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 14km/h
WSW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SW 14km/h
SW
SE 16km/h
SE
S 28km/h
S
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 29km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
SE 20km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 56% 29% 60% 35% 38% 25% 31% 21% 35% 28% 53% 42% 58% 36%
Dew Point 23°C 20°C 25°C 23°C 16°C 17°C 11°C 13°C 12°C 16°C 18°C 23°C 21°C 20°C

Burketown Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:26 EST
sunrise
06:47 EST
sunset
18:46 EST
last light
19:08 EST
moon
rise
Wed 07:37 EST
set
Wed 19:49 EST
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Burketown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Mar 28
25.3°C 40°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
25.7°C 39.0°C 0.2mm
Sun
Mar 26
25.2°C 35.4°C 18.8mm
Sat
Mar 25
25.8°C 34.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
23.7°C 38.9°C 0.2mm

Burketown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
638.5mm
40.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
880.4mm
55 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
399.8mm
33 Day(s)
Wettest Day
135.6mm
Feb 18
Lowest Temperature
21.3°C
Feb 1
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Mar 28

Burketown Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.5°C
23rd
Lowest On Record
16.0°C
24th 2003
Average This Month
24.8°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.0°C
28th
Highest On Record
40.3°C
1st 2013
Average This Month
35.8°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
34.0°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.8mm
26th
Total This Month
48.0mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
157.6mm
10.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
698.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2009
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