Saturday Clear. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Sunday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Monday Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Tuesday Sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h.
Maranoa Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||40||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 10||27||SSW 14||12|
||20||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 10||36||S 19||17|
||23||40||5%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 11||28||SW 16||11|
Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.
The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.
Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.