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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Sunday Showers and storms along the north coasts. Very hot in the southwest. Warm along the coasts.

  • Monday Heavy rain, squally storms in the northeast. Very hot in the southwest grading warm to coast.

  • Tuesday Heavy rain and storms over central/eastern parts. Very hot in the south and west.

  • Wednesday Heavy rain and storms over central/eastern parts. Mostly dry and clear in the south.

  • Thursday Heavy rain and storms in the central/eastern parts. Mostly dry and hot in the west.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 23/03 Fri 24/03 Sat 25/03

31.4°C

Birdsville Ap
Hottest

42.5°C

Urandangi

42.3°C

Urandangi

43.0°C

Birdsville Ap

43.1°C

Urandangi

15.9°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

16.8°C

Stanthorpe

15.8°C

Stanthorpe
 

8.3°C

Stanthorpe

NNW 75km/h

Lihou Reef
Windiest

70km/h

Hamilton Island Ap

85km/h

Lihou Reef

127km/h

Marion Rf
-
no rain last hr Wettest

175.0mm

Mackay North

40.0mm

Cardwell
 

267.6mm

Noosaville
Queensland's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.7°C at
Boulia Ap in 1951
Lowest 15.5°C at
Stanthorpe in 1970
Highest 32.0°C at
Birdsville Ap in 2001
Lowest -0.2°C at
Stanthorpe in 2008
Highest 572.4mm at
Yeppoon in 1990

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 %
Showers
23 28 80% 5-10mm Nil S 11 76 SSE 19 66
Showers
23 29 80% 20-40mm Nil ENE 14 79 ESE 18 72
Possible shower
26 34 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 12 75 NNE 18 71
Late shower
15 28 40% 5-10mm Nil SSE 26 50 SSE 23 40
Showers
18 28 60% 10-20mm Nil SSE 28 63 SSE 28 48
Possible shower
25 30 90% 20-40mm Nil NNE 16 87 NNE 13 83
Sunny
17 33 10% < 1mm Nil S 29 37 S 31 23
Showers
24 30 90% 20-40mm Nil E 13 88 E 13 75
Sunny
15 30 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 27 27 SSE 25 16
Showers
19 22 60% 1-5mm Nil SSE 17 88 SE 22 70
Possible shower
26 33 90% 10-20mm Nil WNW 14 75 NNE 21 68
Possible shower
25 32 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 8 82 NW 13 71
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Weather News

Cyclone Debbie strengthens to cat 2 on way to probable cat 4 as it continues towards Queensland coast

01:31 EDT

A cyclone off northern Queensland has intensified to a category two and could reach category four by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.

Cyclone Debbie: How the BOM names cyclones

20:42 EDT

The Bureau of Meteorology has off the coast of Queensland.

Queensland braces for Tropical Cyclone Debbie

12:37 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie is strengthening quickly on its journey to make landfall, likely between Lucinda and Proserpine on Monday or Tuesday.