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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers and storms in NE and NW. Hot throughout, moderate easterly winds.

  • Thursday A few showers in the far north. Very hot in the west grading to hot in the east.

  • Friday Showers and the odd storm in north and northeast. Hot throughout, moderate winds.

  • Saturday Showers and storms across the tropical north. Very hot and dry throughout the south.

  • Sunday Rain/storms N from Cairns. Light coastal showers. Very hot in the SW, grading warm to the east.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 14/01 Mon 15/01 Tue 16/01

41.1°C

Birdsville Ap
Hottest

44.4°C

Julia Creek Ap

42.8°C

Richmond

42.4°C

Mt Isa

45.4°C

Birdsville Ap

21.9°C

Mingela
Coldest

7.5°C

Stanthorpe

7.9°C

Stanthorpe

10.0°C

Stanthorpe

7.5°C

Stanthorpe

ESE 64km/h

Bougainville Reef
Windiest

122km/h

Julia Creek Ap

83km/h

Townsville Fta

87km/h

Cape Moreton
-
no rain last hr Wettest

30.0mm

North Head

110.0mm

Tung Oil

180.0mm

South Johnstone

142.4mm

Cairns Ap
Queensland's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.0°C at
Birdsville Ap in 2013
Lowest 16.2°C at
Stanthorpe in 1967
Highest 34.5°C at
Birdsville Police Station in 2003
Lowest 5.4°C at
Stanthorpe in 2010
Highest 627.4mm at
Mackay in 1918

Queensland Monthly Summaries

January 2018
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
21.1 -0.2 22 30.8 +1.8 22 8.6 6
24.4 +0.1 24 33.9 +1.9 24 79.6 16
23.7 +0.0 32.9 +1.4 375.4 96
24.8 +0.5 32.3 +0.9 79.2 29
57 25.3 +1.7 57 33.0 +2.9 57 6.2 2
23.1 +0.9 33.6 +1.6 83.8 64
49 25.8 +2.7 49 40.5 +3.4 12.2 16
25.9 +2.2 39.8 +3.4 3.8 3
27.5 +2.1 40.6 +2.2 0.0 0
24.7 +2.9 73 39.2 +4.2 74 0.0 0
17.9 +0.3 20 30.9 +2.7 20 4.4 4
21.3 -0.1 31.2 +1.0 121.6 69
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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