Monday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the far northeast. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 33.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the morning and afternoon. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the northeast, most likely in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SE 25 to 35 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.
Gascoyne Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||19||28||50%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 26||56||S 35||57|
||18||27||30%||1-5mm||Nil||N 10||52||WSW 16||34|
||13||26||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 11||59||SW 15||33|
Vast areas of Queensland have experienced the hottest May night since records began, some of which stretch back to the 1800s.
For the majority of Australia April was warmer and drier than average.
Strong winds and heavy rain lashed parts of Victoria overnight, with hundreds of residents calling the State Emergency Service (SES) for help.