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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Saturday Showers/storms north & east, heavy in central QLD. Drying out in south. Cooler.

  • Sunday Showers/storms, some heavy about ranges/coast. Light showers in southeast. Dry & hot in far west.

  • Monday Showers/storms, some heaviest about the coast. Light showers in southeast. Dry & hot in far west.

  • Tuesday Mild with heavy showers along the coast. Hot and stormy in the west.

  • Wednesday Storms over the tropics and inland west. Hot to very hot, warm in the southeast.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 07/12 Thu 08/12 Fri 09/12

37.9°C

Julia Creek Ap
Hottest

43.9°C

Julia Creek Ap

43.1°C

Cannington

40.7°C

Hughenden Ap

46.9°C

Birdsville Ap

19.8°C

Jimna
Coldest

16.6°C

Stanthorpe

15.6°C

Ballera Gas Field

11.1°C

Stanthorpe

10.9°C

Stanthorpe

SE 64km/h

Rundle Island
Windiest

62km/h

Kingaroy Ap

72km/h

Toowoomba Ap

72km/h

Richmond
-
no rain last hr Wettest

49.0mm

Eidsvold

52.0mm

Mundubbera

54.6mm

Moranbah Ap

54.6mm

Moranbah Ap
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 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
17:20 EST
ESE 20 26 23.4 15.8 23.4 62 5 0.0 1019.6
17:20 EST
SE 31 37 24.2 16.7 24.2 63 7 20.6 1017.5
17:20 EST
ENE 19 22 29.3 21.3 31.9 62 6 0.0 1010.3
17:20 EST
E 15 17 32.2 0.5 29.9 13 33 0.0 1013.4
17:00 EST
- - - - - - - - - -
17:20 EST
ESE 15 24 27.4 21.4 29.5 70 4 0.0 1012.0
17:20 EST
SSE 15 20 35.4 13.0 34.4 26 24 0.0 1008.9
17:20 EST
ESE 33 46 23.6 20.7 23.6 84 3 0.4 1014.7
17:20 EST
ESE 13 22 32.1 -2.0 29.8 11 34 0.0 1014.2
17:20 EST
E 31 39 22.1 13.2 22.1 57 8 0.0 1021.2
17:20 EST
ENE 31 33 28.9 20.4 30.9 60 9 0.0 1010.9
17:20 EST
E 17 24 35.9 15.8 36.0 30 22 0.0 1005.6
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