Lower Burdekin Weather
Lower Burdekin Forecast
Tuesday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, most likely at night. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h before dawn.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||30||50%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 23||62||E 28||42|
||17||29||50%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 19||64||ESE 22||48|
||22||25||50%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 28||68||ESE 28||62|
||16||26||50%||< 1mm||Nil||E 15||68||E 20||49|
||19||29||50%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 27||55||E 40||48|
Cooler weather conditions have slowed a bushfire burning through bushland on Eyre Peninsula in South Australia.
It is the last day of a heat spell that has baked New South Wales, and like cinema choc-tops, records continue to melt.
Long-term locals are concerned about the height of the Katherine River in the Northern Territory after successive poor wet seasons.