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Wide Bay & Burnett Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about Fraser Island. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Thursday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE before dawn then tending E/SE in the morning.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers about Fraser Island, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

Issued Wed 16:15 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
20:50 EST
SE 20 22 24.6 16.6 24.6 61 6 0.0 1017.7
20:50 EST
SE 41 43 27.1 - 27.1 - - - 1013.9
20:50 EST
E 20 22 25.4 15.7 26.2 55 7 0.0 -
20:50 EST
SE 4 6 23.0 19.5 23.0 80 2 0.0 -
20:50 EST
SE 22 26 25.6 17.5 26.5 61 6 0.0 1017.5
20:30 EST
- - - 20.2 - 20.2 - - 0.0 -
20:50 EST
E 15 17 21.2 14.8 21.2 67 4 0.0 1020.6
20:50 EST
SE 41 46 26.3 21.1 27.9 73 6 0.0 1016.3
20:50 EST
SE 17 24 24.7 17.2 24.7 63 5 0.0 1017.9
09:00 EST
SE 7   28.2 19.1 30.0 58 5 0 -
09:00 EST
SE 37   27.7 18.7 29.0 58 10 0 1017.9
09:00 EST
SE 33   26.1 21.5 28.0 76 5 1 1016.9
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