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Peninsula Forecast

  • Tuesday Clear. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower north of Weipa in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

Issued Tue 16:15 EST

Peninsula Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
23 29 10% < 1mm Nil SE 16 72 ESE 26 56
Mostly sunny
20 26 30% < 1mm Nil SE 20 70 SE 22 56
Mostly sunny
14 21 30% - Nil ESE 12 66 E 9 51
12 29 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 10 46 NNW 7 28
Mostly sunny
18 30 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 10 68 SE 12 35
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Weather News

Hughenden students find their green thumbs in kitchen garden despite the drought

15:30 EST

There have been a few hiccups along the way but the school garden at St Francis' Primary School in Hughenden continues to grow despite the on-going drought.

Agriculture Minister Joyce defends White Paper's drought loans, R&D spend and lack of inland rail plan

15:29 EST

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.

Farmers want more Federal Government enticements to insure crops against natural disasters

12:17 EST

Federal Government efforts to entice grain growers into insuring against disasters have failed to impress farmers.