Lower Western Weather

Current Warnings

Lower Western Forecast

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

  • Tuesday Sunny. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW in the late afternoon then tending S/SW in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far east in the afternoon. Light winds becoming S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 34.

  • Thursday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Issued Sun 18:15 EST

Lower Western Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
20 36 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
20 35 20% < 1mm Nil N 20 55 W 11 26
19 35 40% < 1mm Nil N 13 57 NNW 10 29
Mostly sunny
19 35 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
20 35 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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Weather News

Tropical Cyclone Esther makes landfall in the NT's Gulf of Carpentaria district

14:50 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Esther has made landfall near the border of NT and Queensland as a category 1 system.

Person rescued from roof of car in floodwaters in North Queensland amid heavy rain

14:39 EDT

Swift water rescue teams in Mackay have been called out at least five times after more than 200 millimetres of rain fell in the past 24 hours.

Tropical Cyclone Esther to bring flooding rain in QLD, NT

10:44 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Esther, which developed over the southern Gulf of Carpentaria on Monday morning, will bring flooding rain to parts of Queensland and the NT over the next several days.