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Wide Bay & Burnett Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers about Fraser Island, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers about Fraser Island, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon.

  • Monday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about Fraser Island in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending SE during the afternoon.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about Fraser Island, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.

Issued Sat 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 thunderstorm
21 30 70% 1-5mm Nil SSE 29 63 SE 31 65
Mostly sunny
19 32 80% 1-5mm Nil SE 14 55 SE 18 47
Possible shower
21 30 70% 1-5mm Nil SSE 16 65 SE 17 57
Thunderstorms
22 27 90% 5-10mm Nil SSE 29 68 SSE 30 71
Mostly sunny
17 29 40% < 1mm Nil SE 25 62 SE 23 51
Thunderstorms
24 29 90% 20-40mm Nil SSE 42 74 SE 42 71
Possible thunderstorm
21 30 80% 5-10mm Nil SSE 26 65 SE 28 63
Possible thunderstorm
22 30 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
18 31 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
19 32 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
23 27 70% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Thunderstorms
22 29 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
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