Darling Downs Weather
Darling Downs Forecast
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible moderate falls. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending N 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Friday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers with areas of rain in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon with possible moderate falls in the east. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning and early afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h turning E 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Darling Downs Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||32||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 16||51||NNE 16||27|
||19||36||70%||1-5mm||Nil||N 16||46||NNW 10||28|
||18||31||70%||1-5mm||Nil||N 13||47||NW 9||30|
||17||34||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 14||53||N 10||24|
||15||32||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 15||56||NNE 18||34|
||12||30||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 8||57||NW 7||37|
||15||29||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 15||65||NNE 15||34|
||13||32||60%||1-5mm||Nil||N 9||61||N 12||38|
The most widespread heat in seven years could could grip parts of southern and eastern Australia next week.
Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.
It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.