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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Cold morning over southern inland. Chance of odd light shower on tropical coast.

  • Wednesday Cold morning then mostly sunny inland. Isolated showers along coast.

  • Thursday Cloud increasing inland but generally dry. Isolated showers along coast.

  • Friday Patchy rain and chance of thunder in south. Cool to mild and mostly sunny in the west.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 04/07 Sun 05/07 Mon 06/07

24.3°C

Horn Island
Hottest

31.4°C

Coconut Island

32.4°C

Scherger RAAF

32.0°C

Weipa Ap

32.7°C

Kowanyama Ap

4.4°C

Oakey Ap
Coldest

-1.0°C

Stanthorpe

-1.9°C

Stanthorpe
 

-3.9°C

Stanthorpe

SSE 40km/h

Bougainville Reef
Windiest

61km/h

Lihou Reef

55km/h

Frederick Rf

53km/h

Holmes Rf
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.8mm

Bingil Bay

7.0mm

South Johnstone
 

82.0mm

Powerline
Queensland's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.7°C at
Urandangie in 1996
Lowest 2.4°C at
Wallangarra in 1984
Highest 26.4°C at
Willis Island in 1962
Lowest -10.6°C at
Hermitage in 1965
Highest 384.3mm at
Nambour in 1973

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 %
Sunny
10 22 40% < 1mm Nil SW 17 63 SE 11 34
Mostly sunny
17 31 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 12 74 ESE 16 35
Sunny
18 27 5% < 1mm Nil S 13 67 SE 23 49
Sunny
13 27 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 6 70 ENE 20 42
Sunny
12 24 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 10 78 SE 12 59
Mostly sunny
12 26 20% < 1mm Nil SSW 3 73 SSE 8 31
Sunny
9 26 5% < 1mm Nil SE 17 42 S 10 21
Sunny
10 26 5% < 1mm Nil SE 13 30 SE 11 14
Sunny
3 21 5% < 1mm Moderate ESE 4 55 ESE 10 25
Sunny
4 20 5% < 1mm Slight ESE 9 66 SE 14 29
Sunny
6 17 5% < 1mm Nil SW 20 65 SW 19 38
Sunny
8 24 10% < 1mm Nil SSW 10 81 S 14 35
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Weather News

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15:53 EST

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Labor, Greens slam Agriculture White Paper for lack of strategic vision or climate change consideration

14:44 EST

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