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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers & storms in the tropics, central and south. Very hot in the south, hot elsewhere.

  • Thursday Showers & storms in the tropics and southeast. Very hot in the south and central, hot elsewhere.

  • Friday Showers and storms in the southeast and north. Very hot in the west, south and central areas.

  • Saturday Widespread showers and storms, heavy southeast. Very hot throughout.

  • Sunday Thunderstorms over the north, central and south. Warm in the southeast, hot elsewhere.

Qld Extremes and Records

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

41.7°C

Ballera Gas Field
Hottest

42.1°C

Bedourie

43.4°C

Ballera Gas Field

42.4°C

Thargomindah Ap

45.4°C

Ballera Gas Field

26.0°C

Coen Ap
Coldest

17.6°C

Stanthorpe

17.9°C

Thangool

16.3°C

Stanthorpe

10.6°C

Stanthorpe

N 37km/h

Inner Reciprocal Marker
Windiest

72km/h

Blackall

61km/h

Lucinda Point

55km/h

Burketown Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

173.0mm

Rocky Point Sugar Mill

64.0mm

Riverview

78.6mm

Low Isles

79.0mm

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 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 %
Possible thunderstorm
27 35 90% 5-10mm Nil WNW 14 51 SE 22 66
Possible thunderstorm
24 36 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 24 54 N 20 46
Mostly sunny
24 34 20% < 1mm Nil SW 5 60 ENE 15 51
Possible thunderstorm
28 39 90% 5-10mm Nil W 12 47 SW 18 36
Possible shower
27 41 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 18 39 WSW 16 28
Mostly sunny
24 34 70% < 1mm Nil NNW 11 69 NNE 14 63
Possible thunderstorm
24 38 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 11 66 NNW 7 38
Possible shower
25 41 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 14 52 N 10 27
Possible thunderstorm
30 39 40% 1-5mm Nil SSE 16 46 S 17 36
Possible thunderstorm
24 34 90% 5-10mm Nil W 23 57 SSW 15 60
Mostly sunny
25 34 40% < 1mm Nil - - NE 21 52
Thunderstorms
24 32 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 4 79 WNW 12 73
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14:54 EDT

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