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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Thursday Isolated showers about the far north coast. Dry and sunny elsewhere. Warm to hot throughout.

  • Friday Cool change arriving in the south. Hot in north. Becoming windy.

  • Saturday Gusty winds in the southeast. Dry statewide. Hot in the north, grading mild in the south.

  • Sunday Breezy winds, dry statewide. Hot in the north, grading to mild in the south.

  • Monday Very light showers in the east and far south. Warm inland, mild south and coast.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 15/08 Wed 16/08 Thu 17/08

25.8°C

Carters Bore
Hottest

35.0°C

Century Mine

36.0°C

Julia Creek Ap

37.0°C

Century Mine

37.6°C

Bedourie

10.1°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

5.0°C

Amberley

4.0°C

Stanthorpe
 

-5.1°C

Stanthorpe

NNW 27km/h

Heron Island
Windiest

57km/h

Horn Island

68km/h

Cape Moreton

61km/h

Oakey Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

8.6mm

Lundavra

1.0mm

Murray Springs
 

45.4mm

Gayndah Ap
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Friday August 18, 2017
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