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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Tuesday Breezy winds along the coast, dry statewide. Hot in the north, grading to warm in the south.

  • Wednesday Dry and mostly sunny throughout. Hot in the north, warm in the south.

  • Thursday Showers, possible storms for the southeast. Dry, gusty winds in the north.

  • Friday Onshore winds bringing light showers for the coast. Dry and sunny inland.

  • Saturday Southeasterly winds along the coast. A few showers in the east, dry elsewhere.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 19/08 Sun 20/08 Mon 21/08

33.7°C

Palmerville
Hottest

37.2°C

Palmerville

34.0°C

Palmerville

35.0°C

Century Mine

37.6°C

Bedourie

16.3°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

-5.7°C

Stanthorpe

-2.2°C

Stanthorpe

3.7°C

Warwick

-5.7°C

Stanthorpe

NNE 37km/h

Double Is Pt
Windiest

72km/h

Double Is Pt

62km/h

Cato Is

62km/h

Ballera Gas Field
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

South Johnstone

0.2mm

Cape Moreton

6.0mm

Lumeah

12.0mm

Sandy Cape
Queensland's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 38.5°C at
Bedourie in 2009
Lowest 1.0°C at
Warwick Dragon St in 1990
Highest 26.8°C at
Horn Island in 2010
Lowest -9.4°C at
Mitchell in 1979
Highest 529.2mm at
Rainbow Beach in 2007

Queensland Monthly Summaries

August 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
10.1 +0.3 23.5 +1.6 2.4 6
19.5 +0.8 33.0 +1.0 0.4 8
18.9 +1.5 28.4 +1.8 1.4 5
15.7 +1.0 27.4 +1.3 4.2 26
15.0 +0.9 56 25.5 +2.9 3.4 11
12.2 +1.5 27.8 +3.0 1.8 6
9.1 +0.6 28.5 +2.5 0.0 0
9.1 -1.1 30.2 +2.8 0.0 0
8.4 +0.1 24.0 +1.2 2.6 27
6.3 +0.4 25.4 +3.4 0.8 4
7.9 +0.4 20.9 +2.3 20 2.0 6
11.2 +0.3 38 25.7 +2.3 0.0 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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NT's 2017 dry season disappearing fast, weather changes 'in line with global warming signals', BOM says

17:05 EST

The heart of the Northern Territory's dry season is probably over, with some towns experiencing record temperatures and averages well above normal on the weekend, a weather forecaster says.