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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Thursday Heavy showers and a few storm in the far north. Very hot in the west grading to hot in the east.

  • Friday Heavy rain and storms in the far north. Hot throughout, light-moderate winds.

  • Saturday Showers and storms across the tropical north. Very hot and dry throughout the south.

  • 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.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 15/01 Tue 16/01 Wed 17/01

36.1°C

Birdsville Ap
Hottest

42.8°C

Richmond

42.4°C

Mt Isa

43.2°C

Birdsville Ap

45.4°C

Birdsville Ap

15.9°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

7.9°C

Stanthorpe

10.3°C

Stanthorpe

11.0°C

Stanthorpe

7.5°C

Stanthorpe

ESE 46km/h

Willis Island
Windiest

83km/h

Townsville Fta

87km/h

Cape Moreton

90km/h

Bougainville Reef
-
no rain last hr Wettest

110.0mm

Tung Oil

294.0mm

Mt Sophia

71.0mm

Sweers Island

82.6mm

Cooktown Ap
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
(ungroup 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 31 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 19 60 ESE 24 54
Thunderstorms
24 32 60% 1-5mm Nil E 11 83 NW 15 70
Late shower
23 30 70% 10-20mm Nil SSE 15 69 SE 22 64
Mostly sunny
24 31 40% 1-5mm Nil SE 17 62 E 25 61
Mostly sunny
23 31 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 12 66 ESE 14 61
Mostly sunny
23 32 40% < 1mm Nil SE 11 62 E 15 44
Mostly sunny
27 40 5% < 1mm Nil NE 24 31 ENE 16 17
Mostly sunny
23 38 20% < 1mm Nil NE 16 44 E 26 27
Sunny
28 45 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 12 12 SSE 8 6
Mostly sunny
27 41 5% < 1mm Nil N 22 22 ENE 10 10
Mostly sunny
17 31 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 65 E 20 37
Mostly sunny
20 31 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 16 63 ESE 20 53
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