Darling Downs Weather
Darling Downs Forecast
Monday Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm early this evening. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower over the Granite Belt in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the late morning and afternoon. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h tending NW in the morning then tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. 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|
||19||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 14||56||E 13||26|
||23||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 12||51||NE 8||29|
||21||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||-||-||ENE 6||30|
||22||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 9||58||ENE 10||25|
||20||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 13||58||E 14||32|
||17||32||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 2||65||ENE 3||39|
||19||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 14||71||E 17||40|
||18||35||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 7||59||ENE 12||37|
Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.
Rain has continued to fall in parts of Central Australia, ensuring the current greenery continues.
The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.