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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Sunday Isolated light showers on north tropical coast. Mostly sunny elsewhere. Warm, gusty winds in west.

  • Monday Warm and sunny in the north and east. Cold and gusty change in the south.

  • Tuesday One or two light showers along the southeast coast. Otherwise mostly sunny. Warm in the north.

  • Wednesday Cod morning. Mostly sunny. Cool day on south. Isolated light showers on the north coast.

  • Thursday Cod morning. Mostly sunny. Cool day on south. Isolated light showers on the far north coast.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08

30.3°C

Century Mine
Hottest

32.9°C

Kowanyama Ap

32.8°C

Kowanyama Ap

33.0°C

Kowanyama Ap

33.0°C

Kowanyama Ap

18.6°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

-2.2°C

Stanthorpe

-1.2°C

Stanthorpe

0.0°C

Stanthorpe

-1.2°C

Stanthorpe

ESE 40km/h

Horn Island
Windiest

72km/h

Arlington Reef

64km/h

Arlington Reef

61km/h

Bougainville Reef
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.4mm

Tree House Creek

11.2mm

Port Douglas

7.0mm

Horn Island

7.2mm

Horn Island
Queensland's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 38.5°C at
Bedourie in 2009
Lowest 1.0°C at
Warwick Dragon St in 1990
Highest 26.8°C at
Horn Island in 2010
Lowest -9.4°C at
Mitchell in 1979
Highest 529.2mm at
Rainbow Beach in 2007

Queensland Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
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
11:30 EST
N 15 17 21.8 12.6 21.8 56 5 0.0 1021.9
11:20 EST
E 30 41 28.1 15.5 28.2 46 13 0.0 1016.5
11:30 EST
SE 22 30 25.8 16.1 26.6 55 7 0.0 1020.1
11:30 EST
E 15 24 26.3 12.0 26.4 41 10 0.0 1021.0
11:30 EST
SSE 19 22 22.1 16.9 22.1 72 3 0.0 1021.9
11:30 EST
NE 6 13 23.6 13.8 23.6 54 5 0.0 1022.7
11:20 EST
NNE 31 37 24.8 8.5 24.8 35 18 0.0 1021.0
11:20 EST
NNE 9 19 28.2 6.9 27.1 26 16 0.0 1020.3
11:20 EST
NW 33 46 27.5 1.8 26.4 19 35 0.0 1017.6
11:20 EST
NNW 30 35 23.7 5.5 23.7 31 19 0.0 1020.9
11:30 EST
N 13 20 21.6 4.7 21.6 33 11 0.0 1024.1
11:30 EST
NNE 17 28 24.0 10.3 24.0 42 10 0.0 1022.7
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Weather News

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.

Hobart hopes for snow on Monday.

11:43 EST

A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.

Adelaide records coldest July in almost 20 years

11:36 EST

Adelaide has recorded its chilliest July in close to 20 years, with both maximum and minimum temperatures colder than average.