Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Thursday Showers and thunderstorms in the north. Isolated showers along the east coast.

  • Friday Showers and thunderstorms in the NW and NE. A few showers in the east. Hot and dry in the west.

  • Saturday Showers and thunderstorms in the NE. Hot and dry in the west and warm in the SE.

  • Sunday Showers and thunderstorms in N, in SE later. Hot to very hot inland, warm to hot along coast.

  • Monday Thunderstorms in northwwest, showers on coast. Warm to hot in the east, hot to very hot inland.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 14/01 Tue 15/01 Wed 16/01

42.3°C

Ballera Gas Field
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

45.8°C

Birdsville Ap
Avg: Rec:

45.2°C

Birdsville Ap
Avg: Rec:

45.3°C

Birdsville Ap
Avg: Rec:

47.2°C

Birdsville Ap
Avg: Rec:

23.0°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

14.6°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:

15.2°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:

15.0°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:

10.7°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:

SE 31km/h

Marion Rf
Windiest

62km/h

Arlington Reef

64km/h

Bougainville Reef

90km/h

Charleville Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

121.0mm

Euramo
Avg: Rec:
- -

56.0mm

Central Mill
Avg: Rec:
- -

113.0mm

Scherger RAAF
Avg: Rec:

113.0mm

Scherger RAAF
Avg: Rec:
Queensland's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.0°C at
Birdsville Ap in 2013
Lowest 16.2°C at
Stanthorpe in 1967
Highest 34.5°C at
Birdsville Police Station in 2003
Lowest 5.4°C at
Stanthorpe in 2010
Highest 627.4mm at
Mackay in 1918

Queensland Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
23 32 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 13 54 ENE 22 43
Possible thunderstorm
24 32 80% 5-10mm Nil ESE 16 80 E 15 71
Mostly sunny
23 32 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 15 69 ESE 23 62
Mostly sunny
24 32 60% < 1mm Nil ESE 15 61 E 26 54
Mostly sunny
24 31 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 10 68 ESE 13 64
Mostly sunny
22 32 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 10 65 E 20 50
Mostly sunny
27 41 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 25 39 E 20 22
Sunny
25 42 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 10 31 - -
Possible thunderstorm
29 45 20% < 1mm Nil NNW 11 19 E 10 11
Possible thunderstorm
28 42 10% < 1mm Nil N 23 32 E 13 16
Increasing sunshine
19 31 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 18 68 E 21 34
Mostly sunny
21 32 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 16 57 E 25 44
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Heatwave causing Canberrans to brave the not-so-popular waters of Lake Burley Griffin

10:48 EDT

The man-made Lake Burley Griffin is the watery centrepiece of the national capital, splitting Canberra into north and south.

Sewing hair scrunchies raises money for drought-affected communities

10:32 EDT

Alice Baxby wasn't around to enjoy (endure) the scrunchie hair trend of the 1980s and '90s, but the Brisbane tween is selling hundreds of the hair ties to help families struggling with the drought.

Australian heat records tumble as heatwave rolls on

10:27 EDT

Record-challenging heat will linger through central and eastern Australia during the next two days, as the mercury starts to drop in the nation's south.