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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Saturday Showers and storms in the north and east. Hot and dry over central/western parts.

  • Sunday Showers and storms along the north coasts. Very hot in the southwest. Warm along the coasts.

  • Monday Heavy rain, squally storms in the northeast. Very hot in the southwest grading warm to coast.

  • Tuesday Heavy rain and storms over central/eastern parts. Very hot in the south and west.

  • Wednesday Heavy rain and storms over central/eastern parts. Mostly dry and clear in the south.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 22/03 Thu 23/03 Fri 24/03

30.8°C

Thargomindah Ap
Hottest

42.8°C

Urandangi

42.5°C

Urandangi

42.0°C

Urandangi

43.1°C

Urandangi

16.3°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

16.9°C

Stanthorpe

16.8°C

Stanthorpe
 

8.3°C

Stanthorpe

E 61km/h

Marion Rf
Windiest

79km/h

Phosphate Hill

70km/h

Hamilton Island Ap

85km/h

Lihou Reef
-

2.0mm last hr

Middle Is
Wettest

133.0mm

Mount Jukes

175.0mm

Mackay North
 

267.6mm

Noosaville
Queensland's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.7°C at
Boulia Ap in 1951
Lowest 15.5°C at
Stanthorpe in 1970
Highest 32.0°C at
Birdsville Ap in 2001
Lowest -0.2°C at
Stanthorpe in 2008
Highest 572.4mm at
Yeppoon in 1990

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 %
Clearing shower
22 29 70% 1-5mm Nil SSE 16 69 SE 18 66
Possible shower
25 32 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 6 83 WNW 15 68
Possible shower
25 33 80% < 1mm Nil SSW 16 73 SSE 21 64
Possible shower
25 33 50% 1-5mm Nil S 23 71 SSE 26 60
Showers
24 30 90% 10-20mm Nil SE 32 86 SSE 33 79
Mostly sunny
24 32 40% < 1mm Nil SE 24 76 ESE 24 58
Sunny
23 38 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 20 55 ESE 22 27
Mostly sunny
24 38 50% < 1mm Nil ENE 17 65 E 20 38
Mostly sunny
28 40 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 18 38 SE 10 19
Mostly sunny
22 36 5% < 1mm Nil NE 17 56 ESE 12 28
Mostly sunny
18 26 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 24 84 E 21 65
Possible shower
22 30 60% 1-5mm Nil SE 21 73 ESE 26 69
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Weather News

Category four cyclone possible for north Queensland as tropical low strengthens: BOM

01:43 EDT

A tropical low brewing 600 kilometres north-east of the Queensland coast could make landfall somewhere between Cairns and Townsville early next week as a category four cyclone or higher, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

Cyclone brewing in north Queensland prompting new residents to prepare early

16:26 EDT

Cyclone preparation comes second nature to many north Queenslanders.

Sydney's sodden March

14:34 EDT

Sydney is having its wettest March in 33 years after yet another showery night.