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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Monday Sunny and hot in the west, warm in the east. A few coastal showers and storms, mainly north.

  • Tuesday Very hot in the west, hot in central and warm in E. Patchy coastal showers, heaviest in the north.

  • Wednesday A few storms afternoon in the south and west. Very hot in central parts, warm-to-hot elsewhere.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the south and Peninsula. Isolated showers and storms in west.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 15/12 Sat 16/12 Sun 17/12

35.1°C

Ballera Gas Field
Hottest

43.2°C

Boulia Ap

45.0°C

Bedourie

45.0°C

Birdsville Ap

45.0°C

Bedourie

19.4°C

Toowoomba Ap
Coldest

15.4°C

Gatton

15.8°C

Thangool
 

0.0°C

Stanthorpe

SE 42km/h

Willis Island
Windiest

50km/h

Longreach Ap

55km/h

Lake Julius

70km/h

Cloncurry Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

33.0mm

Weipa Ap

12.0mm

Sweers Island
 

148.0mm

Pacific Haven
Queensland's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.5°C at
Birdsville Police Station in 1972
Lowest 13.0°C at
Stanthorpe in 2011
Highest 33.9°C at
Windorah in 1963
Lowest 0.0°C at
Stanthorpe in 2014
Highest 539.0mm at
Innisfail in 1903

Queensland Rainfall Bulletin

Monday December 18, 2017
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Station
(Group by district)
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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Weather News

Severe and 'unusual' summer weather forces cancellation of music and Christmas events

22:38 EDT

Major Perth events, including Carols by Candlelight and A Day on the Green, have been cancelled as a severe and unseasonal storm approaches the city.

A week of two halves for Tasmania

16:29 EDT

It will be one of those weeks where Tasmanians will need sunnies and a hat, followed by a jumper and umbrella.

Extreme heatwave heads to outback towns in Queensland, NSW

11:37 EDT

There will be extreme heatwave conditions in south-west Queensland and north-west New South Wales over the next three days, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says, with several outback towns expecting sweltering daytime temperatures of at least 43 degrees Celsius.