Lower Burdekin Weather
Lower Burdekin Forecast
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 37.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h.
Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||29||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 12||73||E 15||64|
||23||31||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SE 25||62||ESE 34||60|
Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La Niña weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.
An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.
The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.