Darling Downs Weather
Darling Downs Forecast
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) 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 in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE in the evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far east in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Saturday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Darling Downs Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||18||32||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 26||54||ESE 26||28|
||18||30||30%||< 1mm||Nil||E 11||56||SE 13||32|
||19||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 11||56||SE 18||26|
||17||31||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 24||59||ESE 25||36|
||15||27||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 13||66||ESE 14||42|
||17||28||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 25||65||ESE 24||46|
||16||30||10%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 18||66||SE 22||42|
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