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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Wednesday Mainly sunny over central and nothern inland. Showers and storms in the southeast and far N.

  • Thursday Showers/storms in the northern tropics. Brisk winds in the east. Dry inland.

  • Friday Possible showers in the northeast, sunny elsewhere. Hot in the north, cooler elsewhere.

  • Saturday Showers in the north, clear elsewhere. Hot in the north. Windy along coast..

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 23/04 Mon 24/04 Tue 25/04

28.6°C

Phosphate Hill
Hottest

36.8°C

Urandangi

39.8°C

Georgetown Ap

38.0°C

Century Mine

39.8°C

Georgetown Ap

13.1°C

Gatton
Coldest

9.7°C

Warwick

7.7°C

Warwick
 

3.3°C

Kingaroy Ap

SSW 42km/h

Birdsville Ap
Windiest

72km/h

Thargomindah Ap

61km/h

Hamilton Island Ap

51km/h

Birdsville Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

26.2mm

Horn Island

84.4mm

Horn Island
 

179.0mm

Euramo
Queensland's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.7°C at
Birdsville Police Station in 1968
Lowest 12.5°C at
Toowoomba in 1983
Highest 29.0°C at
Coconut Island in 2001
Lowest -3.5°C at
Stanthorpe in 1978
Highest 800.9mm at
Port Douglas in 1911

Queensland Monthly Summaries

April 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
16.0 -0.4 25.4 -0.6 19 2.6 3
17.1 -0.4 28.1 +0.7 3.2 5
22.7 +1.1 29.8 +0.6 180.0 91
14.8 +1.0 30.1 +2.0 0.0 0
16.0 -0.4 32.8 +1.3 0.0 0
20.4 +0.2 27.1 +0.4 91.8 62
18.1 -0.4 33.9 +2.0 0.0 0
19.3 +1.4 28.9 +0.1 1.0 2
17.8 +1.3 30.4 +0.8 7.6 47
13.0 -0.4 21.9 -1.3 6.8 24
21.0 +0.4 30.3 +0.7 21.2 31
23.2 +0.4 32.0 -0.2 64.6 65
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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Weather News

Freezing nights to come for Canberra

15:06 EST

Night-time temperatures will drop well below average in the Capital from Wednesday.

Warm oceans fuelling late end to big wet season

14:26 EST

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Great Barrier Reef: Making clouds brighter could help to curb coral bleaching, scientists say

14:21 EST

Marine scientists have upped the ante in their fight to save the Great Barrier Reef from the devastating effects of coral bleaching.