Wide Bay & Burnett Weather
Wide Bay & Burnett Forecast
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, mostly inland. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h.
Sunday Mostly sunny. High (70%) chance of showers about Fraser Island, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Monday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about Fraser Island in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about Fraser Island, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.
Wednesday Mostly sunny morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then tending E/SE during the evening.
Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||22||30||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 18||69||E 23||61|
||21||33||40%||< 1mm||Nil||E 7||54||ENE 7||33|
||21||30||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 8||67||E 11||56|
||22||29||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 16||70||ESE 19||61|
||18||30||40%||< 1mm||Nil||E 15||64||NE 13||42|
||25||30||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 20||73||ESE 24||65|
||21||31||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 16||68||ESE 21||55|
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.