Lower Burdekin Weather
Lower Burdekin Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 34.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h before dawn then turning E/NE in the late morning and early afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the day then tending E/NE during the afternoon.
Sunday Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||29||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 6||79||E 6||63|
||25||32||30%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 18||70||E 24||57|
Australia's energy operator has found power plant failures contributed to the unprecedented pressure on the New South Wales electricity grid during this month's heatwave.
Flying fox rescuers in Sydney are experiencing "the worst season ever" as a record number of bats get caught and injured in nets used to protect backyard fruit trees.
With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.