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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Monday Warm in nth & east. Light showers nth & sth coasts. Colder, gusty change crossing west and south.

  • Tuesday The odd light shower in east, mainly south coast. Mostly sunny in west, cool in south. Warm in north.

  • Wednesday Cold morning. Mostly sunny. Cool day on south. Isolated light showers on the north coast.

  • Thursday Cod morning. Mostly sunny. Cool day on south. Isolated light showers on the far north coast.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08

24.0°C

Bougainville Reef
Hottest

32.8°C

Kowanyama Ap

32.6°C

Kowanyama Ap

33.0°C

Kowanyama Ap

33.0°C

Kowanyama Ap

4.2°C

Kingaroy Ap
Coldest

-1.2°C

Stanthorpe

0.4°C

Stanthorpe
 

-1.2°C

Stanthorpe

ESE 40km/h

Willis Island
Windiest

64km/h

Arlington Reef

61km/h

Bougainville Reef

55km/h

Frederick Rf
-
no rain last hr Wettest

11.2mm

Port Douglas

7.2mm

Horn Island
 

11.2mm

Port Douglas
Queensland's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 38.5°C at
Bedourie in 2009
Lowest 1.0°C at
Warwick Dragon St in 1990
Highest 26.8°C at
Horn Island in 2010
Lowest -9.4°C at
Mitchell in 1979
Highest 529.2mm at
Rainbow Beach in 2007

Queensland Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
06:20 EST
NW 9 9 11.7 10.9 10.8 95 1 0.0 1018.3
06:20 EST
- 0 0 15.9 14.9 15.9 94 1 0.0 1015.9
06:20 EST
SE 20 28 17.7 15.5 17.7 87 2 0.0 1018.2
06:20 EST
- 0 0 14.6 14.2 14.6 97 1 0.0 1018.6
06:20 EST
SW 11 13 15.8 15.5 15.8 98 1 0.0 1019.3
06:20 EST
- 0 0 13.3 13.1 13.3 99 1 0.0 1020.0
06:20 EST
- 0 0 13.7 3.0 14.5 48 4 0.0 1018.3
06:20 EST
S 28 39 15.4 5.6 15.4 52 7 0.0 1021.2
06:20 EST
S 15 19 9.8 2.6 7.7 61 3 0.0 1023.9
06:20 EST
SSW 11 13 11.2 6.7 9.9 74 2 - 1020.2
06:20 EST
NW 17 22 13.6 8.9 12.2 73 2 0.0 1020.2
06:20 EST
- 0 0 10.2 9.6 10.2 96 1 0.0 1019.8
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Weather News

I thought it was supposed to be winter?

16:29 EST

Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.

Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.