Darling Downs Weather
Darling Downs Forecast
Saturday Sunny. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Sunday Hot and sunny. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Monday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower over the Granite Belt in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower over the Granite Belt in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Darling Downs Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||32||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 28||51||ESE 27||29|
||17||31||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 10||54||SE 10||28|
||18||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 11||52||SE 16||22|
||16||31||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 27||54||-||-|
||14||27||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 13||63||ESE 11||40|
||16||28||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 26||62||ESE 25||46|
||16||30||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 21||62||-||-|
Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.
Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle
A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.
Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.