Darling Downs Weather
Darling Downs Forecast
Thursday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures 36 to 43.
Friday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the far east from the late morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening, possibly severe in the far east. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting SW in the late morning and early afternoon.
Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the east, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE during the morning then becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Sunday Hot. Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the east, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Darling Downs Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||38||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 29||48||NW 26||18|
||22||35||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 22||47||WNW 20||26|
||22||38||30%||< 1mm||Nil||N 22||45||NNW 17||19|
||20||37||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 22||52||NW 23||26|
||19||34||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 16||50||WNW 17||25|
||20||34||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 25||58||WNW 25||33|
||18||37||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NNW 17||50||WNW 21||22|
Another seven Queensland regions have been drought declared, including Townsville and the Burdekin region, which are in the usually wet areas of north Queensland.
Financial assistance is being offered to farmers impacted by a severe hail storm in October in northern New South Wales.
A severe weather warning is in place for damaging winds up to 90 kilometres per hour in Canberra today.