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Queensland Forecast

  • Thursday Windy, heavy rain moving from central to south QLD. Storms in far north. Dry in far west, hot far NW.

  • Friday Strong wind easing & rain clearing in SE. Storms in far north. Dry in west, hot in far west.

  • Saturday Showers and storms in northern tropics. The odd shower about central coast. Dry elsewhere.

  • Sunday Showers/storms in tropics, mainly north. Dry west. Wind freshening, showers developing on coast.

  • Monday Showers along the coast, heaviest in the southeast. Hot and dry in the west/central parts .

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 27/03 Tue 28/03 Wed 29/03

38.9°C

Century Mine
Hottest

43.7°C

Birdsville Ap

44.0°C

Urandangi

44.0°C

Urandangi

44.0°C

Urandangi

20.6°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

15.1°C

Stanthorpe

16.5°C

Warwick

19.0°C

Stanthorpe

8.3°C

Stanthorpe

NNE 61km/h

Double Is Pt
Windiest

222km/h

Hamilton Island Ap

262km/h

Hamilton Island Ap

124km/h

Hamilton Island Ap
-

2.0mm last hr

Beerburrum
Wettest

226.0mm

Sarina

337.0mm

Whitefords

207.0mm

Mackay Ap

241.0mm

Mackay
Queensland's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.7°C at
Boulia Ap in 1951
Lowest 15.5°C at
Stanthorpe in 1970
Highest 32.0°C at
Birdsville Ap in 2001
Lowest -0.2°C at
Stanthorpe in 2008
Highest 572.4mm at
Yeppoon in 1990

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
21 29 70% 1-5mm Nil S 26 64 SSE 27 55
Possible shower
24 32 80% 10-20mm Nil ESE 12 84 ESE 12 63
Possible shower
24 32 90% 1-5mm Nil SSE 22 75 SE 27 67
Possible shower
23 32 50% 1-5mm Nil SSE 22 68 SE 25 56
Possible shower
22 30 70% 1-5mm Nil SSE 25 87 SSE 24 80
Possible shower
21 31 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 20 75 SSE 19 55
Mostly sunny
19 34 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 21 53 SE 24 26
Mostly sunny
18 35 5% < 1mm Nil SE 24 39 SE 23 23
Sunny
18 32 5% < 1mm Nil SE 24 44 SE 24 24
Sunny
17 31 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 54 SE 24 29
Mostly sunny
15 24 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 27 77 SSE 25 56
Possible shower
21 30 70% 1-5mm Nil S 28 70 SSE 30 60
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Weather News

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14:03 EDT

South-east Queensland schools have been closed for today, with kindergartens and childcare centres also asking parents to collect children early.

Cyclone Debbie: Flooded Mackay residents now safe, but heavy rain slows cyclone recovery

13:57 EDT

Emergency services says 40 people who were stranded on the roofs of their flooded houses in the north Queensland city of Mackay are now safe and well.

Cyclone Debbie: Brisbane drenched as system moves through south-east Queensland

13:54 EDT

Dark skies have closed in on Brisbane and the remnants of ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie are being felt along the south-east coast.