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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Friday Showers and storms in the east. Hot and dry in the west.

  • Saturday Patchy showers along the coast. Cloud and showers building in the west.

  • Sunday Patchy showers along the coast. Building storms in the west.

  • Monday Storms and showers over the interior. Heavy storms possible in the south.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 03/05 Wed 04/05 Thu 05/05

28.2°C

Horn Island
Hottest

37.1°C

Burketown Ap

36.8°C

Burketown Ap

36.0°C

Kowanyama Ap

38.5°C

Century Mine

6.0°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

8.8°C

Stanthorpe

4.6°C

Stanthorpe
 

4.6°C

Stanthorpe

SE 31km/h

Bougainville Reef
Windiest

53km/h

Hughenden Ap

48km/h

Gannet Cay

50km/h

Hamilton Island Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

27.0mm

Mount Douglas

36.0mm

Upper Don
 

65.7mm

Rainbow Beach
Queensland's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 39.5°C at
Toorak in 1981
Lowest 6.9°C at
Stanthorpe in 1969
Highest 28.0°C at
Coconut Island in 2001
Lowest -6.8°C at
Stanthorpe in 2006
Highest 318.8mm at
Mackay Ap in 1955

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
17 27 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 9 71 ENE 14 58
Mostly sunny
24 34 30% < 1mm Nil E 17 74 ENE 16 48
Possible shower
23 30 60% < 1mm Nil ESE 13 80 E 16 67
Possible shower
22 30 80% 1-5mm Nil E 11 70 ENE 24 68
Possible shower
21 28 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 15 79 E 12 73
Mostly sunny
19 28 10% < 1mm Nil E 12 68 ENE 13 50
Mostly sunny
21 35 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 32 54 N 22 29
Late shower
21 35 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 15 52 NNW 26 37
Rain
22 27 90% 40-80mm Nil N 30 43 NNW 26 55
Rain developing
20 30 90% 1-5mm Nil NNE 28 53 N 28 33
Mostly sunny
13 24 10% < 1mm Nil ENE 20 73 ENE 20 47
Mostly sunny
17 28 60% < 1mm Nil ESE 12 69 ENE 16 51
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Weather News

More than 90% of Australia to get rain

14:32 EST

This Mother's Day weekend will see Mother Nature spread totals of at least 20mm to half of Australia, along with some damaging winds.

El Nino ushers in Queensland's quietest cyclone season for 45 years

12:21 EST

Three named cyclones, none of which came within cooee of the coast ?? that's how will be remembered.