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Lower Burdekin Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. The chance of fog patches early this morning. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE during the day then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE during the morning then tending E/NE during the afternoon.

Issued Tue 05:00 EST

Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
14 27 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 9 69 E 14 38
Mostly sunny
15 26 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 7 72 E 10 44
Mostly sunny
19 23 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 14 77 SE 12 60
Mostly sunny
12 23 5% < 1mm Nil Calm 85 ENE 2 44
13 27 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 5 72 ENE 20 43
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