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Sat 09:03 EST
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Queensland Forecast

  • Saturday Heavy showers and storms in the northern tropics. Hot, dry and sunny throughout central and S.

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

  • Monday Hot to very hot throughout. Heavy rain and storms across the north. Dry south.

  • Tuesday Very heavy rain and storms in the north. A few storms over the highlands and central coast.

  • Wednesday Showers and thunder from north and along E coast. Warm to hot throughout. Afternoon storms in south.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 17/01 Thu 18/01 Fri 19/01

40.5°C

Birdsville Ap
Hottest

43.2°C

Birdsville Ap

43.0°C

Birdsville Ap

45.0°C

Ballera Gas Field

45.4°C

Birdsville Ap

20.8°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

10.8°C

Stanthorpe

9.5°C

Stanthorpe

9.0°C

Stanthorpe

7.5°C

Stanthorpe

SE 44km/h

Cape Moreton
Windiest

90km/h

Bougainville Reef

72km/h

Bougainville Reef

57km/h

Holmes Rf
-
no rain last hr Wettest

203.0mm

Euramo

320.0mm

Hazelmere

58.0mm

Low Isles

58.0mm

Low Isles
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Saturday January 20, 2018
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
WEIPA AERO 2.6 24
CAIRNS AERO 31.8 24
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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Tropical thunder at the top of Down Under

12:55 EDT

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100 years ago, a cyclone without a name killed 30 people and almost levelled a young city

10:09 EDT

Nearly one year after tropical cyclone Debbie hit the north Queensland coast, the region is marking the centenary of another destructive cyclone, which all but flattened the young town of Mackay.