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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Sunday Showers/storms, intense in central Qld. Very hot in west. Cooler in SE. Hot elsewhere.

  • Monday Showers/storms, intense in central & northern Qld. Mild in SE. Hot in west & nth, very hot far west.

  • Tuesday Thunderstorms in the south and west. Enhanced tropical storms in the ext. north.

  • Wednesday Isolated showers in the south, storms for tropics. Very hot in the southwest grading warm to coast.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 19/01 Fri 20/01 Sat 21/01

30.1°C

Birdsville Ap
Hottest

43.5°C

Birdsville Ap

42.1°C

Birdsville Ap

40.0°C

Blackwater

45.4°C

Ballera Gas Field

16.7°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

18.0°C

Stanthorpe

18.2°C

Mingela
 

10.6°C

Stanthorpe

ESE 44km/h

Cape Moreton
Windiest

68km/h

Oakey Ap

85km/h

St George Ap

74km/h

Longreach Ap
-

0.6mm last hr

Beerburrum
Wettest

108.0mm

Abingdon Downs

52.0mm

Dunvegan
 

351.0mm

Tung Oil
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
21 30 20% < 1mm Nil SE 16 55 E 23 52
Mostly sunny
22 31 60% 1-5mm Nil SE 22 61 ESE 25 54
Possible thunderstorm
25 33 80% 1-5mm Nil SE 14 75 ESE 21 63
Possible thunderstorm
26 36 50% < 1mm Nil NNE 25 62 NNE 17 39
Possible shower
26 38 10% < 1mm Nil NE 31 53 NE 20 33
Possible thunderstorm
25 31 80% 5-10mm Nil SE 14 77 SE 19 79
Possible thunderstorm
26 37 90% 1-5mm Nil N 11 66 NE 16 46
Mostly sunny
24 33 30% < 1mm Nil SE 20 63 E 21 47
Possible thunderstorm
30 41 70% 1-5mm Nil NNE 25 47 N 16 36
Mostly sunny
16 28 10% < 1mm Nil E 22 70 E 22 45
Late shower
27 34 70% 1-5mm Nil E 16 63 E 27 57
Thunderstorms
24 30 90% 20-40mm Nil N 8 86 NNW 12 79
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Weather News

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.

Stormy conditions again for Aotearoa

11:51 EDT

Another intense low pressure system is set to impact New Zealand from this evening, with heavy rain and severe gales forecast.

Kimberley cattle country soaked by January rains in great start to season

18:55 EDT

Cattle stations in the Kimberley region of Western Australia have had an extremely wet start to 2017.