Darling Downs Weather
Darling Downs Forecast
Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower over the Granite Belt during the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 40.
Wednesday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southwest in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest from the late morning. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h turning W/NW during the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.
Thursday Mostly sunny. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds.
Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Darling Downs Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||32||40%||< 1mm||Nil||E 25||59||E 21||36|
||23||35||90%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 17||54||E 12||39|
||21||32||60%||< 1mm||Nil||E 16||56||E 14||41|
||24||34||70%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 16||66||E 15||42|
||21||31||60%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 23||60||ESE 22||41|
||17||27||60%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 12||69||ESE 11||52|
||20||27||60%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 24||71||ESE 24||50|
||19||30||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 17||63||SE 19||47|
Prolonged heatwave conditions are helping elevate the bushfire threat in parts of New South Wales this week, after a slow start to the season.
A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.
A Queensland MP is calling on the major banks to develop offsetting options for farm management deposits to help landholders save in the good times.