Wide Bay & Burnett Weather
Wide Bay & Burnett Forecast
Friday Mostly clear. Medium (40%) chance of showers, contracting to the coast in the evening. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers about the coast and Fraser Island, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower about Fraser Island in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
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 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about Fraser Island, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||30||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 29||65||SE 31||66|
||19||32||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 15||56||SE 17||49|
||21||30||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 16||62||SE 17||60|
||22||27||90%||5-10mm||Nil||SSE 29||73||SSE 29||72|
||17||29||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 25||62||SE 22||49|
||24||29||90%||20-40mm||Nil||SSE 41||76||SE 42||71|
||21||30||80%||5-10mm||Nil||SSE 26||66||SE 27||64|
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.