Wide Bay & Burnett Weather

Current Warnings
 

Wide Bay & Burnett Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower or light patchy rain inland, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland from late this morning. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers and rain areas. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 30.

  • Thursday Cloudy. High chance of showers near the coast, medium chance elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Issued Mon 19:00 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
12:30 EST
ENE 15 20 29.8 20.9 31.1 59 6 0.0 1013.7
12:30 EST
- 0 4 26.6 - - - - - 1014.0
12:30 EST
S 6 11 30.7 17.0 32.0 44 9 0.0 1014.0
12:30 EST
NNW 9 19 29.6 19.0 31.0 53 7 0.0 1014.4
12:30 EST
N 17 20 29.6 20.7 30.4 59 7 0.0 1014.0
12:30 EST
NW 6 15 28.4 17.6 29.9 52 6 0.0 1016.5
12:30 EST
NW 11 13 30.0 21.4 32.2 60 6 0.0 1014.2
12:30 EST
SE 7 15 31.3 19.6 33.4 50 8 0.0 1013.9
09:00 EST
N 2   26.1 21.9 30.4 78 2 0 -
09:00 EST
W 2   27.1 22.7 31.8 77 2 0 1015.7
09:00 EST
NNE 11   28.9 21.8 31.4 66 4 0 1015.4
12:30 EST
WNW 6 9 30.0 19.4 32.3 53 6 0.0 -
09:00 EST
NNE 4   28.4 22.7 32.8 71 3 0 1015.5
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