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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Thursday Heavy showers and storms in the tropics. Showers in the east.

  • Friday Showers and storms over central parts and tropics. Showers along the coast and adjacent interior.

  • Saturday Heavy rain & storms in the north. Scattered coastal showers. Hot in the southwest.

  • Sunday Showers & storms possible for south and east. Very hot in the west, cooler towards the coasts.

  • Monday Showers and storms along the eastern seaboard. A few storms over central parts. Hot in the west.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02

40.0°C

Ballera Gas Field
Hottest

37.2°C

Moranbah Ap

37.9°C

Urandangi

41.0°C

Ballera Gas Field

47.2°C

Thargomindah Ap

24.2°C

Jimna
Coldest

10.4°C

Georgetown Ap

15.8°C

Stanthorpe

9.5°C

Georgetown Ap

9.5°C

Georgetown Ap

SE 51km/h

Holmes Rf
Windiest

53km/h

Burketown Ap

55km/h

Double Is Pt

70km/h

Hamilton Island Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

214.0mm

Sweers Island

128.0mm

Mt Sophia

159.0mm

Mornington Island

159.0mm

Mornington Island
Queensland's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.3°C at
Boulia Ap in 1915
Lowest 0.0°C at
Samford Csiro in 1987
Highest 34.4°C at
Normanton PO in 1962
Lowest 3.3°C at
Stanthorpe in 1964
Highest 907.0mm at
Crohamhurst in 1893

Queensland Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
22 29 90% 5-10mm Nil SE 21 60 SE 27 59
Possible thunderstorm
24 32 90% 10-20mm Nil E 5 84 SSE 4 78
Possible shower
24 31 80% 1-5mm Nil SSE 16 71 SE 27 63
Mostly sunny
24 32 50% < 1mm Nil SSE 18 67 E 26 54
Late shower
23 31 90% 1-5mm Nil SE 20 67 SE 20 63
Possible shower
22 33 70% < 1mm Nil SE 18 58 ESE 20 42
Possible thunderstorm
23 39 50% 1-5mm Nil ENE 19 34 ESE 15 18
Mostly sunny
22 37 50% < 1mm Nil SE 8 45 SE 13 26
Sunny
23 39 10% < 1mm Nil S 18 22 SSW 12 9
Possible thunderstorm
23 37 80% 1-5mm Nil NE 19 34 E 11 21
Possible thunderstorm
17 28 70% 1-5mm Nil ESE 26 67 ESE 29 51
Possible shower
21 30 90% 1-5mm Nil SE 21 58 SE 28 54
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