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Qld
Sat 10:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Saturday Heavy showers and storms in the north and south. Hot in the NW grading to cool in the SE.

  • Sunday Showers and storms in the east. Warm and mostly sunny across the west.

  • Monday Showers & a few storms in the east, dry elsewhere. Warm in the west, much cooler in the east.

  • Tuesday Showers and storms in the southeast and northeast. Hot in the west, mild with cloud in the southeast.

  • Wednesday A few coastal showers, dry elsewhere. Very hot in the west grading hot to coast.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 18/10 Thu 19/10 Fri 20/10

33.0°C

Century Mine
Hottest

37.6°C

Century Mine

38.8°C

Urandangi

38.0°C

Julia Creek Ap

42.0°C

Urandangi

11.5°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

11.7°C

Stanthorpe

8.3°C

Stanthorpe

12.0°C

Stanthorpe

7.9°C

Stanthorpe

SSE 44km/h

Spitfire Channel Beacon
Windiest

75km/h

Bougainville Reef

87km/h

Gannet Cay

66km/h

Julia Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

269.0mm

Babinda

84.6mm

Mingela

34.0mm

Mornington Island

34.0mm

Mornington Island
Queensland's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.1°C at
Century Mine in 2003
Lowest 5.5°C at
Toolara Forestry in 1984
Highest 31.4°C at
Boulia Ap in 1980
Lowest -4.5°C at
Cambooya in 1984
Highest 551.2mm at
Yeppoon in 1914

Queensland Daily Summaries

Saturday October 21, 2017
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
17.8 +2.1 - - 3.0
23.0 +1.2 - - 1.4
22.4 +1.8 - - 11.4
22.2 +1.5 - - 0.2
20.7 +1.0 - - 0.2
20.4 +3.4 - - 0.2
18.8 +1.9 - - 13.6
21.7 +3.3 - - 0.2
13.4 -3.3 - - 0.4
16.4 +2.0 - - 6.6
15 +2 - - 8
17.1 +0.6 - - 0.0
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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Weather News

Storms closing in on Perth, scattering across WA

14:06 EDT

Thunderstorms are nearing Perth and will scatter across much of inland Western Australia this weekend, bringing useful rain but also threatening the region with damaging winds.

Sunken fishing trawler off Queensland coast to be examined by police divers

13:59 EDT

A recovery operation has begun this morning for a trawler that sank off the central Queensland coast earlier this week with seven men on board.

Another Soaking for Brisbane

09:37 EDT

After receiving October's monthly rainfall total in the past seven days Brisbane is set to see a further 10-20mm today.