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Queensland Forecast

  • Wednesday Rain and storms persisting over tropics. Odd shower over south, mainly southeast.

  • Thursday Showers east coast, heaviest Tropical coast. Very hot and dry elsewhere.

  • Friday Hot-to-very hot throughout. Light winds. Widespread thunderstorms across west and south.

  • Saturday Showers/storms in the SE and far north. Dry and hot in the southwest.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 16/12 Mon 17/12 Tue 18/12

43.8°C

Ballera Gas Field
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

41.5°C

Century Mine
Avg: Rec:

42.1°C

Julia Creek Ap
Avg: Rec:

45.0°C

Bedourie
Avg: Rec:

46.2°C

Birdsville Ap
Avg: Rec:

24.0°C

Toowoomba Ap
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

15.0°C

Walkamin
Avg: Rec:

16.0°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:

18.0°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:

10.3°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:

E 42km/h

Frederick Rf
Windiest

79km/h

Hamilton Island Ap

81km/h

Middle Is

70km/h

Rundle Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

165.0mm

Samuel Hill Ap
Avg: Rec:

57.6mm

Middle Is
Avg: Rec:

6.0mm

Beerburrum
Avg: Rec:

6.2mm

Beerburrum
Avg: Rec:
Queensland's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.5°C at
Birdsville Police Station in 1972
Lowest 13.0°C at
Stanthorpe in 2011
Highest 33.9°C at
Windorah in 1963
Lowest 0.0°C at
Stanthorpe in 2014
Highest 539.0mm at
Innisfail in 1903

Queensland Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
22 30 40% < 1mm Nil E 15 71 ENE 22 62
Late shower
26 36 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 9 66 WNW 20 60
Mostly sunny
25 35 60% 1-5mm Nil SE 8 63 E 18 66
Mostly sunny
26 34 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 8 69 NE 20 61
Clearing shower
24 32 70% 1-5mm Nil S 21 81 SE 23 74
Possible shower
24 31 80% < 1mm Nil SE 21 80 ESE 24 63
Mostly sunny
26 42 5% < 1mm Nil NE 32 39 E 12 20
Mostly sunny
28 43 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 20 35 NE 7 15
Sunny
29 45 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 33 21 - -
Sunny
27 41 5% < 1mm Nil NE 21 35 ESE 6 16
Mostly sunny
19 29 10% < 1mm Nil E 21 80 ENE 18 51
Possible shower
21 30 70% < 1mm Nil SE 22 81 ESE 26 70
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Weather News

Severe storms and heatwave to end the week in NSW

11:24 EDT

Severe thunderstorms and a severe heatwave will affect parts of NSW during the second half of this week.

ACCC recommends immediate overhaul of insurance in northern Australia as costs soar

10:34 EDT

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission says government intervention is needed to bring down high insurance prices in Northern Australia, recommending the abolition of stamp duty on home, contents and strata insurance products.

Extreme heat wipes out almost one third of Australia's spectacled flying fox population

10:27 EDT

An extreme heatwave in far north Queensland last month is estimated to have killed more than 23,000 spectacled flying foxes, equating to almost one third of the species in Australia.