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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Thursday Isolated coastal showers. Widespread heat in the west, warm in the east.

  • Friday Possible coastal shower, dry elsewhere. Very hot north, west and south. Warm in the east.

  • Saturday Hot and stormy in the south and southwest. Cloudy in the west, sunnier in the far east.

  • Sunday Very hot in the west grading to warm in the east. Cloudy in the southwest, sunnier in the far east.

  • Monday Sunny and hot in the west, warm in the east. A few coastal showers and storms, mainly north.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 11/12 Tue 12/12 Wed 13/12

41.9°C

Ballera Gas Field
Hottest

42.4°C

Camooweal

43.0°C

Bedourie

44.5°C

Birdsville Ap

44.5°C

Birdsville Ap

24.4°C

Gannet Cay
Coldest

12.5°C

Stanthorpe

13.0°C

Gatton

12.9°C

Warwick

0.0°C

Stanthorpe

NW 35km/h

Ballera Gas Field
Windiest

75km/h

Lucinda Point

94km/h

Burketown Ap

64km/h

Gannet Cay
-
no rain last hr Wettest

30.6mm

Ravenswood

29.0mm

Burketown Ap

5.8mm

South Johnstone

13.0mm

Mornington Island
Queensland's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.5°C at
Birdsville Police Station in 1972
Lowest 13.0°C at
Stanthorpe in 2011
Highest 33.9°C at
Windorah in 1963
Lowest 0.0°C at
Stanthorpe in 2014
Highest 539.0mm at
Innisfail in 1903

Queensland Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
19 31 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 11 51 ENE 18 47
Sunny
19 31 10% < 1mm Nil SE 18 59 ESE 24 50
Mostly sunny
23 33 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 17 58 ESE 24 51
Sunny
23 40 5% < 1mm Nil N 22 24 E 9 9
Sunny
23 40 5% < 1mm Nil NE 27 35 ESE 14 14
Clearing shower
23 31 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 18 74 ESE 17 66
Mostly sunny
23 41 5% < 1mm Nil N 13 36 SE 14 15
Mostly sunny
21 32 10% < 1mm Nil SE 14 59 E 18 39
Mostly sunny
29 43 20% < 1mm Nil N 33 14 NNW 13 9
Sunny
15 30 5% < 1mm Nil E 18 60 E 20 33
Mostly sunny
24 33 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 18 56 E 31 54
Late shower
23 35 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 64 SW 14 40
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Weather News

Sydney weather: Temperatures forecast to push past 40C in western parts of the city

11:05 EDT

Much of NSW will swelter through its first heatwave of summer today, with temperatures in Sydney's west expected to soar above 40 degrees, but the city's east should be spared thanks to a sea breeze.

Burst of summer heat prompts fire ban in Sydney

10:00 EDT

Authorities have issued a total fire ban for Sydney today as the city's residents brace for the warmest day so far this season.

What is a heatwave?

15:40 EDT

A large portion of Australia is being affected by heatwave conditions this week.