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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Wednesday Hot in the west and south. Humid in the east. Showers/thunderstorms across west and south.

  • Thursday Hot in the west and south. Warm on tropical coast. Showers/thunderstorms across west and south.

  • Friday Hot in north & east. Cooler change in west & south. Showers/thunderstorms, mainly south & central QLD.

  • Saturday Showers and storms over inland parts. Showery onshore winds along the coast.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 04/12 Mon 05/12 Tue 06/12

32.3°C

Lake Julius
Hottest

46.1°C

Ballera Gas Field

45.0°C

Windorah

44.0°C

Julia Creek Ap

46.9°C

Birdsville Ap

18.5°C

Proserpine Ap
Coldest

17.5°C

Cairns

18.1°C

Stanthorpe
 

10.9°C

Stanthorpe

ESE 33km/h

Holmes Rf
Windiest

74km/h

Ballera Gas Field

72km/h

Windorah

75km/h

St George Ap
-

0.6mm last hr

Beerburrum
Wettest

40.0mm

Cannon Cove

47.0mm

Mt Tamborine
 

68.8mm

Byrnestown
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 %
Possible thunderstorm
24 32 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 13 56 ENE 21 65
Mostly sunny
21 31 20% < 1mm Nil N 16 57 NNE 25 54
Mostly sunny
24 33 80% 1-5mm Nil ESE 18 58 ESE 22 63
Possible shower
24 37 60% 1-5mm Nil ESE 13 42 S 10 27
Late shower
26 42 30% < 1mm Nil NE 20 28 NE 11 18
Mostly sunny
21 32 20% < 1mm Nil NE 9 60 ENE 12 59
Mostly sunny
26 42 5% < 1mm Nil NE 16 25 ENE 18 16
Mostly sunny
21 36 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 7 54 ENE 18 36
Possible shower
25 33 60% < 1mm Nil SE 11 54 NW 12 36
Possible thunderstorm
22 32 90% 1-5mm Nil W 15 60 SSW 14 47
Increasing sunshine
23 33 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 16 49 ENE 25 52
Mostly sunny
23 38 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 59 SSE 14 33
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Weather News

Top End residents could be waiting until Christmas for a bit of rain relief

18:43 EDT

Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La NiƱa weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.

One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.