Wide Bay & Burnett Weather
Wide Bay & Burnett Forecast
Wednesday Mostly sunny morning with cloud developing in the afternoon. Areas of morning frost inland. High (70%) chance of showers about Fraser Island, most likely late this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 22.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, most likely in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the evening. Light winds.
Saturday Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Sunny afternoon. Light winds.
Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||22||60%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 17||74||SE 23||53|
||4||22||80%||< 1mm||Slight||SE 11||61||ESE 14||42|
||5||20||80%||1-5mm||Slight||SSE 7||84||SE 12||59|
||10||21||90%||1-5mm||Nil||S 18||80||SE 18||66|
|Frost then sunny
||1||18||30%||< 1mm||High||SE 12||84||ESE 18||50|
||18||22||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 30||62||SE 26||64|
||7||21||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 16||82||SE 20||60|
||13||21||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 25||74||SE 24||59|
||4||22||80%||< 1mm||Slight||ESE 10||63||ESE 13||40|
||4||22||80%||< 1mm||Slight||SE 12||60||ESE 15||45|
||15||20||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 22||68||SE 22||66|
||16||22||90%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 27||67||SE 28||61|
Agriculture Minister Joyce defends White Paper's drought loans, R&D spend and lack of inland rail plan
Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce says he is sympathetic to the concerns of drought-affected farmers about concessional loans, but has made no commitment to change the controversial schemes any time soon.
Canberra has chilled below freezing every morning this month, and a few days have been quite cold as well.
Over the last week, much of the southeast has been treated to cold, cloud-free nights with light winds.