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Burketown Forecast

Today 35°C
Tonight 19°C
sunny

Now

33.8°C rising
Updated at 13:10 EST

Gulf Country for Tuesday Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 36.

Currently at Burketown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 33.8°C rising
Dew Point 11.0°C falling
Feels Like 32.3°C
Relative Humidity 25%
Wind icon
E 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1011.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 27.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:53 EST
Sunset sunset
18:27 EST

Nearby Now

Normanton 31.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Burketown

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
35°C

6pm

Clear
32°C

9pm

Clear
26°C

12am

Clear
23°C

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National Forecast

Burketown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 35°C 34°C 36°C 36°C 35°C 34°C 33°C
Minimum 21°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 10% 40%
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 19
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
17
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18
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21
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21
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18
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17
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17
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Wind Direction ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
E 17km/h
E
SSE 17km/h
SSE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 23km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 42% 24% 36% 29% 33% 19% 32% 20% 32% 22% 37% 29% 52% 35%
Dew Point 14°C 12°C 12°C 15°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 12°C 15°C 17°C 17°C

Burketown Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:31 EST
sunrise
06:53 EST
sunset
18:27 EST
last light
18:49 EST
moon
rise
Tue 14:27 EST
set
Wed 02:13 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Burketown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 24
19°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
19.8°C 34°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
20.9°C 35.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 21
20.0°C 35.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
20.8°C 36.6°C 0.0mm

Burketown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
658.6mm
42.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
613.8mm
47 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
880.4mm
55 Day(s)
Wettest Day
114.0mm
Jan 25
Lowest Temperature
18.9°C
Apr 5
Highest Temperature
41.7°C
Jan 14

Burketown Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.9°C
5th
Lowest On Record
13.3°C
29th 2017
Average This Month
21.7°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
21.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.4°C
2nd
Highest On Record
40.9°C
5th 2015
Average This Month
36.0°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
34.3°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
8th
Total This Month
6.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.0mm
3.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
319.8mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2005
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