Darling Downs Weather
Darling Downs Forecast
Friday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the east during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening, possibly severe in the far east. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW in the morning then becoming SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 40.
Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning, possibly severe. Winds E/NE 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.
Sunday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW during the morning then tending N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Monday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming N/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Darling Downs Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||33||60%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 19||61||NE 18||38|
||20||31||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NE 13||59||NE 10||41|
||22||37||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NNE 9||44||ESE 8||23|
||19||28||70%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 19||77||ENE 18||57|
||15||25||90%||1-5mm||Nil||E 7||81||ENE 9||60|
||17||25||90%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 21||89||ENE 21||68|
||17||28||90%||5-10mm||Nil||ENE 10||70||ENE 15||54|
One of Australia's most renowned pipe and drum bands will end an ambitious tour this weekend with a renewed understanding of how rural Queenslanders are dealing with drought.
Arid parts of Western Australia received a drenching overnight as thunderstorms passed overhead, with Meekatharra receiving more rain in ten minutes than they usually see in the whole month of November.
Fresh haystacks are exploding into flames across Victoria and South Australia and experts are warning it could be the start of a disastrous season.