Lower Burdekin Weather
Lower Burdekin Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the north, most likely this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 30.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, most likely in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||29||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 25||67||ESE 29||47|
||17||28||90%||5-10mm||Nil||ESE 22||71||ESE 23||53|
||21||25||90%||5-10mm||Nil||ESE 30||75||ESE 30||70|
||16||25||70%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 18||67||E 19||55|
||19||29||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 29||54||E 40||49|
'Godzilla El Nino' intensifying: Drought, heatwaves and heightened bushfire risk expected this summer
With Australia in the grip of an extreme El Nino weather event, more heatwaves and a heightened bushfire risk are expected this summer.
Adelaide has recorded one of its hottest October days in 70 years, with the temperature reaching 35.6 degrees Celsius, as Country Fire Service (CFS) crews battle blazes across the state.
Monday was the earliest October day to surpass 30 degrees Celsius in Canberra since records began in 1939.