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Queensland Weather

Qld
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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Saturday Very hot inland. Light seabreeze along the coast. The odd storm over southern inland.

  • Sunday Hot-very hot statewide. Isolated thundery showers over C parts.

  • Monday Partly cloudy with inland thunderstorms. Hot in the west and north.

  • Tuesday Hot to very hot. Thunderstorms devloping in the N and SE.

  • Wednesday Hot to very hot. Thunderstorms in the W and SE.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 30/11 Thu 01/12 Fri 02/12

37.5°C

Ballera Gas Field
Hottest

42.1°C

Birdsville Ap

45.0°C

Birdsville Ap

46.9°C

Birdsville Ap

46.9°C

Birdsville Ap

17.4°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

10.9°C

Stanthorpe

12.6°C

Stanthorpe

13.4°C

Cairns

10.9°C

Stanthorpe

NNE 38km/h

Cape Moreton
Windiest

75km/h

Amberley

92km/h

Oakey Ap

83km/h

Longreach Ap
-

0.2mm last hr

Beerburrum
Wettest

68.8mm

Byrnestown

43.0mm

Moy Pocket

41.8mm

Lands End Station

34.0mm

Redcliffe
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 Monthly Summaries

December 2016
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
20.9 +0.8 27.9 -0.3 20 4.6 3
23 22.2 -2.0 23 38.4 +4.5 22 0.0 0
72 19.2 -4.2 32.2 +0.7 73 0.0 0
23.7 -0.4 75 33.9 +2.4 0.0 0
22.0 -1.0 32.9 +2.7 0.0 0
21.3 +0.1 75 37.9 +5.8 76 0.0 0
21.7 -0.4 47 43.0 +5.5 59 0.0 0
21.2 -1.8 48 41.1 +3.9 48 0.8 1
24.4 +1.4 15 43.7 +7.2 0.0 0
19.9 -0.4 72 41.7 +7.0 19.6 34
17.1 +0.5 18 35.5 +8.1 18 0.0 0
21.2 +0.7 30.7 +1.2 52 0.2 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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