Queensland Weather

Qld
Sun 17:55 EST
Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Sunday Storms in the far north. Showers along the coast. Very hot inland. Mild along the coast.

  • Monday Thunderstorms in northwwest, showers on coast. Warm to hot in the east, hot to very hot inland.

  • Tuesday Areas of heavy rain and storms in far north. A few storms near NSW border. Mosty dry elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Heavy rain, storms & gusty winds in the far north. Storms in the far southwest. Hot throughout.

  • Thursday Heavy rain, storms & gusty winds in the far north. Showers along east coast, very hot & dry inland.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 17/01 Fri 18/01 Sat 19/01

40.8°C

Birdsville Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

47.3°C

Ballera Gas Field
Avg: Rec:

46.6°C

Birdsville Ap
Avg: Rec:

46.3°C

Birdsville Ap
Avg: Rec:

47.3°C

Ballera Gas Field
Avg: Rec:

21.0°C

Canungra
Avg: Rec:
- -
Coldest

12.3°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:

11.4°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:

14.2°C

Kingaroy Ap
Avg: Rec:

10.7°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:

SE 46km/h

Frederick Rf
Windiest

75km/h

Ballera Gas Field

51km/h

Bougainville Reef

61km/h

Longreach Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

37.4mm

Mornington Island
Avg: Rec:
- -

102.0mm

Tung Oil
Avg: Rec:
- -

41.2mm

Coconut Island
Avg: Rec:

48.0mm

Burketown Ap
Avg: Rec:
Queensland's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.0°C at
Birdsville Ap in 2013
Lowest 16.2°C at
Stanthorpe in 1967
Highest 34.5°C at
Birdsville Police Station in 2003
Lowest 5.4°C at
Stanthorpe in 2010
Highest 627.4mm at
Mackay in 1918

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
23 32 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 16 56 - -
Possible thunderstorm
25 32 80% 5-10mm Nil ESE 18 78 E 16 71
Possible shower
23 31 80% 1-5mm Nil SE 22 77 SE 27 69
Possible shower
23 32 60% < 1mm Nil SE 19 64 E 29 53
Possible shower
24 31 80% 1-5mm Nil ESE 18 71 ESE 18 65
Mostly sunny
23 31 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 65 E 21 50
Sunny
25 40 5% < 1mm Nil NE 29 40 E 24 21
Sunny
25 41 5% < 1mm Nil NE 22 39 E 21 16
Mostly sunny
30 44 10% < 1mm Nil N 25 20 NNW 12 13
Mostly sunny
27 41 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 18 34 ESE 14 15
Mostly sunny
19 31 10% < 1mm Nil E 24 67 E 24 38
Possible shower
22 32 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 24 65 E 26 52
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