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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Saturday Hot and stormy in the west and south. Cloudy in the west, sunnier in the far east.

  • Sunday Very hot in the west grading to warm in the east. Cloudy in the southwest, sunnier in the far east.

  • Monday Sunny and hot in the west, warm in the east. A few coastal showers and storms, mainly north.

  • Tuesday Very hot in the west, hot in central and warm in E. Patchy coastal showers, heaviest in the north.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 13/12 Thu 14/12 Fri 15/12

34.0°C

Ballera Gas Field
Hottest

44.5°C

Birdsville Ap

44.0°C

Ballera Gas Field

43.0°C

Julia Creek Ap

44.5°C

Birdsville Ap

18.7°C

Toowoomba Ap
Coldest

12.5°C

Kingaroy Ap

13.0°C

Stanthorpe
 

0.0°C

Stanthorpe

SE 38km/h

Marion Rf
Windiest

64km/h

Gannet Cay

70km/h

Ballera Gas Field

50km/h

Longreach Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.8mm

South Johnstone

13.0mm

Mornington Island
 

148.0mm

Pacific Haven
Queensland's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.5°C at
Birdsville Police Station in 1972
Lowest 13.0°C at
Stanthorpe in 2011
Highest 33.9°C at
Windorah in 1963
Lowest 0.0°C at
Stanthorpe in 2014
Highest 539.0mm at
Innisfail in 1903

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
22 30 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 16 60 ENE 19 53
Possible thunderstorm
24 36 60% 5-10mm Nil E 15 62 WSW 15 44
Late shower
23 33 70% < 1mm Nil SSE 14 60 ESE 24 53
Mostly sunny
24 32 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 60 ENE 30 57
Possible shower
22 31 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 16 76 ESE 18 72
Mostly sunny
22 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 16 62 E 18 45
Sunny
24 41 5% < 1mm Nil NE 28 37 E 21 14
Possible thunderstorm
24 41 30% < 1mm Nil NE 14 37 E 21 21
Mostly sunny
27 43 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 17 18 NW 12 10
Possible thunderstorm
25 41 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 23 27 E 9 13
Mostly sunny
17 29 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 22 68 E 20 42
Clearing shower
21 31 50% < 1mm Nil E 19 70 E 23 57
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Weather News

Second surge of heat could challenge records

10:33 EDT

Another round of intense heat is about to sweep across southern and eastern Australia, challenging December heat records for the second time in a week.

Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

18:43 EDT

Demand for ambulances has risen by 40 per cent across the Sydney metro area today, with temperatures in the western suburbs hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

How hot does it get in Australia?

14:43 EDT

With summer underway in Australia and heatwave conditions affecting a number of states this week, a lot of temperature observations are being compared to historical records.