Lower Burdekin Weather
Lower Burdekin Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the north, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast and ranges in the north this morning. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 31.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 km/h before tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the day.
Lower Burdekin Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||25||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 7||78||SW 4||52|
||20||30||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 13||63||SSW 16||46|
The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) is currently developing a new climate model to improve seasonal forecasts for agriculturalists.
Despite some long dry spells, particularly during April, more than 80 percent of South Australia has ended up with a wetter-than-average autumn, with some of the north doubling their seasonal norm.
For most of Australia's frost-prone areas the frost season has started later than any other year since 2007 but now it has arrived with a shudder.