Wide Bay & Burnett Weather
Wide Bay & Burnett Forecast
Wednesday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.
Friday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the morning and afternoon. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||33||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 12||56||E 21||49|
||20||39||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 5||53||E 14||25|
||18||35||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 2||72||E 11||50|
||23||33||10%||< 1mm||Nil||E 10||49||E 20||47|
||18||36||10%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 7||58||ESE 15||30|
||25||30||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 11||61||ESE 17||63|
||19||36||30%||< 1mm||Nil||E 10||47||E 19||38|
||19||31||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 6||62||E 16||58|
Wet weather sees Mount Todd gold mine owned by Vista Gold discharging contaminated water into Edith River
A gold mine north of Katherine has started deliberately discharging contaminated water into a river due to the heavy rainfall in the area.
Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.
The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.