Darling Downs Weather
Darling Downs Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NE/SE in the evening.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower over the Granite Belt in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h turning SE during the morning then tending E during the evening.
Darling Downs Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 24||52||SSE 24||24|
||17||31||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 9||54||SSW 12||31|
||19||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 10||58||SSE 17||26|
||17||33||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 23||58||SE 21||31|
||15||30||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 12||62||ESE 10||36|
||17||30||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 23||65||SE 21||38|
||16||33||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 17||67||-||-|
Rivers down and cruises cancelled as Kakadu National Park swelters through one of its driest wet seasons on record
The World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park is suffering through one of its driest wet seasons on record.
A powerful band of severe thunderstorms swept through Townsville on Monday evening, with rain rates in excess of 100mm per hour.
After a brief monsoonal burst of rain at the beginning of January for central parts of the Northern Territory, the Top End continues to miss out on the heavy falls.