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Brisbane  3kt 
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Cairns  10kt 
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Mackay  7kt 
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Townsville  11kt 
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Weipa  16kt 
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Queensland Coastal Temperature, Wind and Rainfall Reports

Station Time Temperature Feels like Winds Gusts Rainfall
°C °C kt kt mm
Kowanyama Ap 10:20 EST 25.9 26.6 wind
ESE 8 10 0.0
Weipa Ap 10:20 EST 26.1 27.2 wind
ESE 16 20 0.0
Horn Island 10:20 EST 27.2 29.5 wind
ESE 17 21 0.0
Coconut Island 10:20 EST 26.1 26.1 wind
SSE 3 4 0.6
Lockhart River Ap 10:20 EST 23.0 23.0 wind
Calm 0 0.0
Cooktown Ap 10:20 EST 25.5 26.5 wind
SE 14 22 0.0
Low Isles 10:20 EST 23.1 23.1 wind
SSE 17 19 0.0
Cairns Ap 10:20 EST 23.7 23.7 wind
S 10 14 0.0
South Johnstone 10:20 EST 23.5 23.5 wind
S 4 4 0.0
Lucinda Point 10:20 EST 22.0 22.0 wind
S 10 11 0.0
Townsville Ap 10:20 EST 23.6 23.6 wind
ESE 11 14 0.0
Alva Beach 10:20 EST 22.3 22.3 wind
SE 5 7 0.0
Hamilton Island Ap 10:20 EST 21.4 21.4 wind
SSE 14 16 0.0
Proserpine Ap 10:20 EST 22.3 22.3 wind
SE 11 13 0.0
Mackay 10:20 EST 21.1 21.1 wind
S 7 9 0.0
Middle Is 10:20 EST 21.6 21.6 wind
ESE 6 7 0.0
Yeppoon 10:20 EST 20.7 20.7 wind
WNW 5 6 0.0
Heron Island 10:00 EST - - wind
S 7 9 -
Gladstone Ap 10:20 EST 22.1 22.1 wind
SW 5 6 0.0
Bundaberg Ap 10:20 EST 20.7 20.7 wind
SSE 3 4 0.0
Hervey Bay Ap 10:20 EST 20.7 20.7 wind
WSW 4 4 0.0
Double Is Pt 10:20 EST 19.8 19.8 wind
S 10 11 0.0
Tewantin 10:20 EST 21.1 21.1 wind
Calm 0 0.0
Sunshine Coast Ap 10:20 EST 20.9 20.9 wind
S 4 5 0.0
Cape Moreton 10:20 EST 20.7 20.7 wind
SSE 6 7 0.0
Spitfire Channel Beacon 10:20 EST - - wind
S 8 9 -
Redcliffe 10:20 EST 20.2 20.2 wind
S 6 6 0.0
Inner Reciprocal Marker 10:20 EST - - wind
SW 5 5 -
Brisbane Ap 10:20 EST 19.1 19.1 wind
SSW 7 7 0.0
Banana Bank Beacon 10:20 EST - - wind
SSE 3 3 -
Gold Coast 10:20 EST 21.0 21.0 wind
Calm 0 0.0
Coolangatta Ap 10:20 EST 21.5 21.5 wind
NNE 5 6 0.0
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12:39 EST

So far this winter much of southeastern Australian has either been too humid or too calm for the washing to dry as fast as it would normally at this time of year.

SA Power Networks paid $18.5m in compensation for December blackout

08:39 EST

A new report shows SA Power Networks paid more than $18.5 million to households that lost power in The figure was included in two reports released by the Essential Services Commission of SA (ESCOSA) into the December storm, and the .