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Darling Downs Forecast

  • Tuesday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon, though with little or no rainfall expected. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

  • Wednesday Hot and mostly sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 41.

  • Thursday Hot and sunny. Winds NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending gusty W 25 to 45 km/h during the morning then turning S 20 to 30 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

  • Friday Hot. Mostly sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm with little or no rainfall in the southwest in the evening. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then turning S/SE during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 36.

Issued Mon 19:04 EST

Darling Downs Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
14:00 EST
WSW 13 17 30.1 2.4 28.2 17 26 0.0 1012.4
13:50 EST
WNW 13 17 33.1 0.8 30.7 13 33 0.0 1012.5
14:00 EST
W 11 13 29.0 4.5 27.5 21 21 0.0 1012.8
14:00 EST
NW 2 9 28.1 1.2 26.7 17 19 0.0 1015.3
09:00 EST
- -   22.5 4.1 22.5 30 - 0 -
09:00 EST
SE 4   25.4 5.6 25.0 28 12 0 -
14:00 EST
NW 9 15 26.8 5.7 26.2 26 15 0.0 1015.6
14:00 EST
W 6 17 28.9 8.1 27.6 27 15 0.0 1012.4
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