Darling Downs Weather
Darling Downs Forecast
Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the southwest, high (70%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning, with possible heavy falls in the southwest. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 41.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning, possibly severe in the southeast. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h turning W/NW in the late morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h shifting E/NE 25 to 40 km/h during the evening.
Sunday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower over the Granite Belt, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/NE 25 to 40 km/h.
Darling Downs Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||24||38||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 13||41||ESE 13||30|
||28||40||50%||5-10mm||Nil||ENE 7||42||WNW 8||41|
||25||34||80%||5-10mm||Nil||ENE 12||45||ENE 7||46|
||24||39||40%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 8||39||WNW 6||25|
||24||36||90%||1-5mm||Nil||E 16||50||ESE 18||46|
||21||29||70%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 10||73||E 11||61|
||23||32||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 20||66||E 21||58|
||22||33||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SE 16||64||ESE 18||57|
Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.
Authorities are growing frustrated with people continuing to drive across fast-moving creek crossings, as hundreds of millimetres of rain swells river catchments across WA's north.
A national scientific agency says Queensland's UV index so far this summer is higher than in previous years.