Gulf Country Weather
Gulf Country Forecast
Sunday Mostly clear. Light winds.
Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the south coast in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the Northern Territory border, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west from the late morning. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds S/SE 25 to 40 km/h tending E/SE 25 to 35 km/h during the day then tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE during the morning then becoming light during the day.
Gulf Country Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||34||50%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 16||49||NNE 16||43|
||23||34||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 13||70||NE 10||46|
||20||35||40%||< 1mm||Nil||E 7||40||NNE 8||27|
||22||32||50%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 13||69||NE 15||61|
||23||35||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 12||56||N 7||36|
Vast areas of Queensland have experienced the hottest May night since records began, some of which stretch back to the 1800s.
For the majority of Australia April was warmer and drier than average.
Strong winds and heavy rain lashed parts of Victoria overnight, with hundreds of residents calling the State Emergency Service (SES) for help.