Herbert and the Lower Burdekin Forecast
Issued at 4:46 am EST on Wednesday 19 June 2019 for the period until midnight EST Saturday 22 June 2019.

Weather Situation: A high that will move slowly eastwards over the Great Australian Bight in combination with a series of low pressure systems over the Tasman Sea will extend a dry, cooler air mass across much of the state during the next few days.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday 19 June Sunny. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Ayr: Sunny. Max 25
Ingham: Sunny. Max 25
Townsville: Sunny. Max 26
Fire Danger: High

Sun protection 9:30am to 2:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

Forecast for Thursday 20 June Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Ayr: Sunny. Min 9 Max 25
Ingham: Sunny. Min 11 Max 24
Townsville: Sunny. Min 13 Max 25

Forecast for Friday 21 June Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Ayr: Sunny. Min 10 Max 25
Ingham: Sunny. Min 11 Max 25
Townsville: Sunny. Min 13 Max 26

Forecast for Saturday 22 June Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Ayr: Mostly sunny. Min 11 Max 25
Ingham: Mostly sunny. Min 12 Max 25
Townsville: Mostly sunny. Min 14 Max 26

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Wednesday.

Weather Data sourced from the Bureau of Meteorology.