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Queensland Weather

Qld
Wed 14:24 EST
Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Thursday Areas of heavy rain in the southwest. Isolated showers along the coast.

  • Friday Rain over the south and west. Showers along coast. Warm in the east. Strong winds in the south.

  • Saturday Heavy rain & gusty winds over south and east. Dry and mostly dunny in the west..

  • Sunday Isolated showers in the north and east. Warm in the north, cool in the south.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 29/08 Tue 30/08 Wed 31/08

25.8°C

Coconut Island
Hottest

34.6°C

Century Mine

34.1°C

Weipa Ap

34.0°C

Weipa Ap

10.0°C

Kingaroy Ap
Coldest

5.5°C

Kingaroy Ap

3.6°C

Stanthorpe
 

ESE 38km/h

Bougainville Reef
Windiest

62km/h

Willis Island

62km/h

Ballera Gas Field

66km/h

Bougainville Reef
-
no rain last hr Wettest

4.0mm

Michael Creek

14.2mm

Ballera Gas Field
 
Queensland's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 42.6°C at
Bedourie in 2000
Lowest 6.1°C at
Stanthorpe in 1969
Highest 29.1°C at
Toorak in 2003
Lowest -5.6°C at
Stanthorpe in 1970
Highest 370.3mm at
Burdekin in 1890

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
02:10 EST
- 0 0 14.5 13.2 14.5 92 1 0.0 1021.1
02:10 EST
SSW 6 7 17.0 15.2 17.0 89 1 0.0 1021.1
02:10 EST
SSE 13 17 22.0 19.0 22.0 83 2 0.0 1016.6
02:10 EST
NE 6 7 14.1 13.0 14.1 93 1 0.0 1018.4
02:10 EST
NE 11 11 15.7 13.2 15.7 85 1 0.0 1017.1
02:10 EST
ESE 17 20 21.3 17.4 21.3 78 3 0.0 1019.3
02:10 EST
S 7 7 18.5 12.5 18.5 68 3 0.0 1015.4
02:10 EST
ESE 13 17 18.2 15.8 18.2 86 2 0.0 1020.3
02:10 EST
SE 6 9 16.9 15.8 16.9 93 1 2.0 1017.5
02:10 EST
N 15 17 13.5 12.4 12.2 93 1 0.0 1023.1
02:10 EST
ESE 20 24 21.9 17.5 21.9 76 3 - 1017.9
02:10 EST
ESE 15 17 22.2 18.3 22.2 78 3 0.0 1013.4
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