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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

24.3°C

Coconut Island
Hottest

32.8°C

Kowanyama Ap

32.6°C

Kowanyama Ap

33.0°C

Kowanyama Ap

33.0°C

Kowanyama Ap

6.2°C

Kingaroy Ap
Coldest

-1.2°C

Stanthorpe

0.4°C

Stanthorpe
 

-1.2°C

Stanthorpe

SE 42km/h

Bougainville Reef
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 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
12 27 20% < 1mm Nil SW 17 72 NW 15 39
Mostly sunny
18 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 70 ESE 17 33
Clearing shower
18 27 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 13 75 SSE 19 48
Mostly sunny
15 27 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 5 65 ENE 19 47
Fog then sunny
12 25 20% < 1mm Nil SE 7 89 E 8 64
Fog then sunny
11 28 20% < 1mm Nil N 4 79 NNE 6 32
Sunny
10 27 5% < 1mm Nil S 16 43 S 20 21
Sunny
11 26 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 24 52 SSE 27 23
Sunny
10 19 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 18 46 S 21 27
Sunny
9 20 5% < 1mm Nil S 19 61 S 22 33
Sunny
8 22 5% < 1mm Nil NW 21 80 WSW 25 40
Fog then sunny
11 26 40% < 1mm Nil WSW 10 73 N 18 46
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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.