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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Tuesday Heavy showers/storms in southeast. Dry and sunny inland.

  • Wednesday Mostly clear and hot. Cooler with a gew showers in the southeast.

  • Thursday Scattered showers & possible storms in the S. Dry elsewhere. Warm in the W, milder on the coasts.

  • Friday Scattered showers & possible storms in the S. Warm in the north, milder in the south.

  • Saturday Scattered showers in gusty onshore winds for coast. Warm and dry in the west.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/04 Sun 22/04 Mon 23/04

27.4°C

Coconut Island
Hottest

37.6°C

Urandangi

37.9°C

Century Mine

35.8°C

Century Mine

39.9°C

Urandangi

9.7°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

6.6°C

Mitchell

5.8°C

Mitchell

5.4°C

Stanthorpe

5.4°C

Stanthorpe

SE 42km/h

Bougainville Reef
Windiest

66km/h

Banana Bank Beacon

75km/h

Cape Moreton

61km/h

Arlington Reef
-
no rain last hr Wettest

39.0mm

Murrays Bridge

51.0mm

Ormiston

17.0mm

Central Mill

16.6mm

Gympie
Queensland's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.7°C at
Birdsville Police Station in 1968
Lowest 11.3°C at
Stanthorpe in 2015
Highest 29.0°C at
Coconut Island in 2001
Lowest -3.5°C at
Stanthorpe in 1978
Highest 800.9mm at
Port Douglas in 1911

Queensland Daily Summaries

Tuesday April 24, 2018
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
15.0 -1.4 26 +0 0.0
20.6 -2.2 32 +0 0.0
21.2 -0.5 30 +1 0.6
19.0 -1.6 31 +1 0.0
18.3 -1.9 27 +0 0.0
17.3 -0.7 31 +2 0.0
13.7 -4.8 32 +0 0.0
15.1 -1.6 31 +1 0.0
11.6 -2.2 29 +1 0.0
11.3 -2.1 24 +1 0.0
16.6 -0.9 28 +1 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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