Wide Bay & Burnett Weather
Wide Bay & Burnett Forecast
Tuesday Clear. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower inland in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Friday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting E/SE 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.
Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||34||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 9||63||NE 19||50|
||21||40||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 6||50||ENE 5||22|
||20||38||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 5||73||NNE 4||45|
||23||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||N 7||57||NNE 18||48|
||19||36||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 12||56||W 6||26|
||25||31||10%||< 1mm||Nil||E 7||68||ENE 7||66|
||20||37||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 7||55||NE 15||36|
||21||34||10%||< 1mm||Nil||N 4||66||NE 18||59|
Prolonged heatwave conditions are helping elevate the bushfire threat in parts of New South Wales this week, after a slow start to the season.
A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.
A Queensland MP is calling on the major banks to develop offsetting options for farm management deposits to help landholders save in the good times.