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Wide Bay & Burnett Forecast

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about Fraser Island, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE before dawn then tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers about Fraser Island, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

Issued Thu 05:00 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
21 30 80% 1-5mm Nil SE 21 58 SE 28 54
Possible thunderstorm
20 33 80% 1-5mm Nil SE 16 51 ESE 19 39
Possible thunderstorm
19 31 70% 1-5mm Nil SSE 12 78 SE 13 57
Possible shower
21 31 90% 1-5mm Nil SE 20 57 SE 26 52
Possible thunderstorm
17 30 50% 1-5mm Nil SE 20 65 ESE 20 49
Thunderstorms
24 30 90% 5-10mm Nil SE 23 67 SE 27 65
Possible shower
19 32 80% 1-5mm Nil SSE 18 57 SE 22 48
Possible shower
22 30 70% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
18 33 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
20 33 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
23 28 70% 5-10mm Nil SE 19 75 SE 22 71
Possible shower
22 30 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
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