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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Saturday Isolated light showers on north tropical coast. Mostly sunny elsewhere, warm in west.

  • Sunday Isolated light showers on north tropical coast. Mostly sunny elsewhere. Warm, gusty winds in west.

  • Monday Warm and sunny in the north and east. Cold and gusty change in the south.

  • Tuesday One or two light showers along the southeast coast. Otherwise mostly sunny. Warm in the north.

  • Wednesday Dry and mostly sunny. Mild in the south. Isolated light showers on the north coast.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 29/07 Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07

24.9°C

Coconut Island
Hottest

33.8°C

Kowanyama Ap

32.9°C

Kowanyama Ap

32.8°C

Kowanyama Ap

32.4°C

Normanton

4.5°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

-1.7°C

Kingaroy Ap

-2.2°C

Stanthorpe

-1.2°C

Stanthorpe

-1.2°C

Stanthorpe

SE 46km/h

Bougainville Reef
Windiest

79km/h

Bougainville Reef

72km/h

Arlington Reef

64km/h

Arlington Reef
-
no rain last hr Wettest

21.0mm

Lockhart River Ap

10.4mm

Tree House Creek

11.2mm

Port Douglas

8.0mm

Cooktown Ap
Queensland's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 38.5°C at
Bedourie in 2009
Lowest 1.0°C at
Warwick Dragon St in 1990
Highest 26.8°C at
Horn Island in 2010
Lowest -9.4°C at
Mitchell in 1979
Highest 529.2mm at
Rainbow Beach in 2007

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 %
Sunny
7 21 20% < 1mm Nil SSW 19 50 ESE 12 31
Sunny
16 30 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 69 ESE 22 31
Mostly sunny
15 25 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 20 54 SSE 26 39
Sunny
12 25 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 10 29 E 24 28
Sunny
7 21 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 20 69 SSE 15 44
Sunny
7 23 5% < 1mm Nil S 14 45 ESE 13 19
Sunny
5 23 5% < 1mm Slight ESE 21 38 SE 15 12
Sunny
6 25 5% < 1mm Nil SE 16 32 ESE 15 12
Sunny
3 18 5% < 1mm Moderate ESE 12 58 SSE 14 29
Frost then sunny
0 18 5% < 1mm High ESE 14 64 SE 16 27
Sunny
2 16 5% < 1mm Moderate SW 16 60 SSW 21 36
Sunny
6 22 20% < 1mm Nil SSW 16 55 ESE 16 27
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Weather News

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.

Hobart hopes for snow on Monday.

11:43 EST

A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.

Adelaide records coldest July in almost 20 years

11:36 EST

Adelaide has recorded its chilliest July in close to 20 years, with both maximum and minimum temperatures colder than average.