Central Highlands Weather
Central Highlands Forecast
Friday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the Carnarvon Ranges early this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south early this evening. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the far east in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Sunday Sunny. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Monday Hot and sunny. Light winds.
Tuesday Hot and sunny. Light winds.
Central Highlands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 13||53||SSE 20||24|
||21||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 10||61||SSE 18||26|
||20||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 12||57||SE 21||24|
Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.
Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle
A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.
Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.