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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Monday Possible storms along the east and Gulf coasts. Very hot in the west and north, warm elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Showers in the east, clear inland. Very hot in the west and north, warm elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Coastal showers, mostly dry inland. Very hot in the southwest, grading warm east.

  • Thursday Isolated coastal showers, thundery in the north. Widespread heat in the west, warm in the east.

  • Friday Possible coastal shower, dry elsewhere. Very hot north, west and south. Warm in the east.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 08/12 Sat 09/12 Sun 10/12

40.2°C

Camooweal
Hottest

41.5°C

Cloncurry Ap

44.0°C

Julia Creek Ap

42.0°C

Julia Creek Ap

44.0°C

Julia Creek Ap

22.1°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

9.6°C

Stanthorpe

13.2°C

Mitchell

13.0°C

Stanthorpe

0.0°C

Stanthorpe

SE 42km/h

Gold Coast
Windiest

94km/h

Dalby Ap

81km/h

Cape Moreton

77km/h

Blackall
-
no rain last hr Wettest

41.8mm

Gympie

92.0mm

Sunshine Coast Ap

10.0mm

Lochington

10.0mm

Lochington
Queensland's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.5°C at
Birdsville Police Station in 1972
Lowest 13.0°C at
Stanthorpe in 2011
Highest 33.9°C at
Windorah in 1963
Lowest 0.0°C at
Stanthorpe in 2014
Highest 539.0mm at
Innisfail in 1903

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 31 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 13 57 E 18 51
Mostly sunny
20 31 60% < 1mm Nil SE 18 64 ESE 24 55
Sunny
23 33 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 13 63 SE 23 55
Mostly sunny
25 41 30% < 1mm Nil N 21 23 ESE 10 12
Sunny
25 41 10% < 1mm Nil NE 27 34 E 17 14
Possible shower
23 31 50% < 1mm Nil SE 18 73 SE 17 65
Mostly sunny
25 42 5% < 1mm Nil N 11 27 ESE 15 13
Mostly sunny
22 33 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 60 E 19 44
Late shower
29 42 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 25 13 WNW 14 9
Mostly sunny
18 31 50% < 1mm Nil ENE 22 65 E 23 37
Possible shower
24 33 20% < 1mm Nil SE 19 59 E 28 54
Possible shower
25 36 40% 1-5mm Nil ESE 13 64 W 18 42
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Weather News

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.

Mid-week heat for the southeast

13:45 EDT

A very hot airmass will gradually approach from the northwest over the coming days, blanketing the southeast in very hot temperatures.

Storm respite for southeast QLD

11:33 EDT

After a very wet start to summer, Queensland's southeast can finally begin to dry out a little.