Fairfax Media Network

Queensland Weather

 

Queensland Forecast

  • Thursday Light scattered showers along the southeast coast. Storms in the north, hot and sunny in the west.

  • Friday A few showers/storms, mainly far north and SE. Sunny inland and hot. Cooler on the coasts.

  • Saturday Largely dry, except for showers on the Peninsula. Heat spreading throughout. Humid.

  • Sunday Mostly dry, excl for far north Cape York Peninsula. Hot throughout. Afternoon coastal seabreezes.

  • Monday Warm along the coasts, hot inland. Sunny except for isolated showers far north.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02

41.4°C

Birdsville Ap
Hottest

39.9°C

Richmond

41.2°C

Birdsville Ap

41.9°C

Birdsville Ap

43.3°C

Birdsville Ap

23.1°C

Mingela
Coldest

14.9°C

Kingaroy Ap

15.1°C

Stanthorpe

14.3°C

Stanthorpe

11.2°C

Stanthorpe

SE 48km/h

Cape Moreton
Windiest

75km/h

Arlington Reef

74km/h

Cape Moreton

70km/h

Hamilton Island Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

94.0mm

Menavale

84.6mm

Palmerville

90.2mm

Normanton

90.2mm

Normanton
Queensland's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.3°C at
Boulia Ap in 1915
Lowest 0.0°C at
Samford Csiro in 1987
Highest 34.4°C at
Normanton PO in 1962
Lowest 3.3°C at
Stanthorpe in 1964
Highest 907.0mm at
Crohamhurst in 1893

Queensland Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Group 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
16:20 EST
ESE 24 31 26.9 18.6 28.0 60 7 0.0 1011.1
16:20 EST
SE 33 39 27.3 18.9 28.5 60 9 0.4 1009.3
16:20 EST
SSE 24 31 28.7 21.2 31.1 64 6 0.0 1006.4
16:20 EST
ESE 17 33 33.7 7.3 31.6 19 30 0.0 1009.1
16:20 EST
SSE 26 30 34.6 6.3 32.3 17 41 0.0 1007.4
16:20 EST
SE 19 22 28.1 22.0 30.7 69 5 0.2 1007.5
16:20 EST
ESE 11 22 35.7 12.0 34.5 24 23 0.0 1007.2
16:20 EST
ENE 19 22 29.6 19.0 30.9 53 8 0.0 1007.5
16:20 EST
ESE 9 20 37.5 6.5 35.2 15 32 0.0 1007.8
16:20 EST
SE 15 19 26.6 12.3 26.6 41 11 0.0 1014.2
16:20 EST
ENE 26 33 29.9 20.0 31.7 55 9 0.0 1006.7
16:20 EST
NE 7 9 29.3 25.1 35.1 78 3 0.6 1004.1
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Clearest skies since spring fine-tune rare planet event

15:51 EDT

Much of southeastern Australia is experiencing its sunniest week since spring and skies have been staying clear at night, effectively giving planet gazers a fine-tuned view of a rare feature.

Perth recycling its hot air

14:18 EDT

Australia's western capital equalled its record of four consecutive days over 40 degrees yesterday, and some of that heat is returning.

Tiny Palmers Island community rallies around residents left homeless after storm

12:39 EDT

The tiny community of Palmers Island in northern New South Wales has rallied around two residents left homeless after a super cell storm.