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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Thursday Isolated showers about the coast and ranges. Dry and sunny elsewhere, warm throughout.

  • Friday Windy with showers in the east, dry in the west. Very warm in the NW, grading mild to the SE.

  • Saturday Showers along the coast and ranges. Warm in the far north, mild elsewhere.

  • Sunday Cloudy with showers along the coast and ranges. Warm in the far west, mild elsewhere.

  • Monday Showers along the coast, isolated thunderstorms. Warm throughout .

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 21/05 Tue 22/05 Wed 23/05

26.6°C

Coconut Island
Hottest

34.4°C

Coconut Island

34.6°C

Coconut Island

34.3°C

Coconut Island

36.0°C

Burketown Ap

8.8°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

-0.9°C

Oakey Ap

-2.7°C

Stanthorpe

3.9°C

Mitchell

-3.8°C

Stanthorpe

ESE 48km/h

Rundle Island
Windiest

75km/h

Bougainville Reef

66km/h

Bougainville Reef

68km/h

Cape Moreton
-
no rain last hr Wettest

8.0mm

Euramo

3.0mm

Lady Elliot Island

6.6mm

Point Lookout

21.2mm

Samuel Hill Ap
Queensland's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.9°C at
Georgetown Ap in 2017
Lowest 6.9°C at
Stanthorpe in 1969
Highest 28.0°C at
Coconut Island in 2001
Lowest -6.8°C at
Stanthorpe in 2006
Highest 318.8mm at
Mackay Ap in 1955

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 %
Possible shower
15 24 40% < 1mm Nil SSW 17 68 SSE 22 57
Mostly sunny
22 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 22 70 ESE 24 52
Possible shower
20 28 50% < 1mm Nil SSE 20 72 SE 28 63
Possible shower
18 27 70% < 1mm Nil SSE 14 65 ESE 26 62
Possible shower
17 25 60% 1-5mm Nil SSE 24 83 SSE 23 78
Possible shower
17 26 40% < 1mm Nil SE 18 66 ESE 24 57
Mostly sunny
14 27 50% < 1mm Nil E 19 62 E 18 36
Sunny
15 27 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 15 58 ESE 16 33
Sunny
10 26 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 13 54 E 10 28
Mostly sunny
10 26 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 12 50 - -
Cloudy
11 20 30% < 1mm Nil SE 17 72 ESE 23 51
Possible shower
16 25 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 20 71 SE 28 54
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Weather News

Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front approaches southern WA

18:43 EST

The southern half of Western Australia is set to be hit by a strong cold front, bringing dangerous wind gusts of up to 125 kilometres per hour, along with heavy rainfall.

Tourists and feral animals flock to Lake Eyre as floodwaters end 1,000km journey

18:11 EST

Rain that fell ago in north west Queensland has finally hit South Australia's Lake Eyre, attracting tourists and feral animals not seen there in years.

Wild night in the west

16:47 EST

Perth's run of warm and dry weather will come to an abrupt end tonight when one of Western Australia's strongest cold front so far this year reaches the state's west coast.