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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Thursday Heavy showers and storms in the tropics. Showers in the east.

  • Friday Showers and storms over central parts and tropics. Showers along the coast and adjacent interior.

  • Saturday Heavy rain & storms in the north. Scattered coastal showers. Hot in the southwest.

  • Sunday Showers & storms possible for south and east. Very hot in the west, cooler towards the coasts.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02

30.5°C

Ballera Gas Field
Hottest

37.2°C

Moranbah Ap

37.9°C

Urandangi

41.0°C

Birdsville Ap

47.2°C

Thargomindah Ap

14.9°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

10.4°C

Georgetown Ap

15.8°C

Stanthorpe
 

10.4°C

Georgetown Ap

ESE 44km/h

Cape Moreton
Windiest

53km/h

Burketown Ap

55km/h

Double Is Pt

62km/h

Double Is Pt
-
no rain last hr Wettest

214.0mm

Sweers Island

128.0mm

Mt Sophia
 

216.0mm

Sweers Island
Queensland's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.3°C at
Boulia Ap in 1915
Lowest 0.0°C at
Samford Csiro in 1987
Highest 34.4°C at
Normanton PO in 1962
Lowest 3.3°C at
Stanthorpe in 1964
Highest 907.0mm at
Crohamhurst in 1893

Queensland Rainfall Bulletin

Thursday February 23, 2017
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Station
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Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
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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11:55 EDT

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