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Lower Burdekin Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, increasing to a high (70%) chance in the north. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h turning E 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 29.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 km/h before tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h turning NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Issued Sat 05:00 EST

Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
17 28 90% 1-5mm Nil ESE 26 63 E 28 53
17 26 90% 5-10mm Nil SE 19 83 ESE 22 62
20 24 90% 10-20mm Nil SE 28 82 ESE 29 71
Showers increasing
16 24 90% < 1mm Nil ESE 16 66 E 18 61
Possible shower
19 28 90% 1-5mm Nil SE 30 56 E 39 57
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A well known Queensland stud cattle breeder says years of drought and the changing climate is why his family sold its Queensland property and relocated half their herd to King Island.

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16:14 EDT

Farmers across of Australia have been forced to cut areas of their cereal crops for wheaten hay, despite the product's lack of appeal on international markets.