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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Thursday Isolated showers about the far north coast. Dry and sunny elsewhere. Warm to hot throughout.

  • Friday Cool change arriving in the south. Hot in north. Becoming windy.

  • Saturday Gusty winds in the southeast. Dry statewide. Hot in the north, grading mild in the south.

  • Sunday Breezy winds, dry statewide. Hot in the north, grading to mild in the south.

  • Monday Very light showers in the east and far south. Warm inland, mild south and coast.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 14/08 Tue 15/08 Wed 16/08

36.5°C

Century Mine
Hottest

34.0°C

Kowanyama Ap

35.0°C

Century Mine

36.0°C

Julia Creek Ap

37.6°C

Bedourie

20.1°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

0.0°C

Stanthorpe

5.0°C

Amberley

4.0°C

Stanthorpe

-5.1°C

Stanthorpe

W 37km/h

Dalby Ap
Windiest

50km/h

Horn Island

57km/h

Horn Island

68km/h

Cape Moreton
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Horn Island

8.6mm

Lundavra

1.0mm

Murray Springs

0.4mm

Mornington Island
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 %
Mostly sunny
12 27 40% < 1mm Nil SW 14 48 E 19 34
Mostly sunny
19 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 67 ESE 24 32
Possible shower
19 28 20% < 1mm Nil SE 16 64 SE 26 51
Mostly sunny
16 28 20% < 1mm Nil E 6 60 E 23 47
Sunny
12 27 10% < 1mm Nil SE 6 78 ESE 11 64
Sunny
11 28 20% < 1mm Nil SE 4 55 E 12 22
Sunny
10 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 16 27 S 16 14
Sunny
8 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 16 28 SSE 19 15
Sunny
8 26 5% < 1mm Nil SE 12 41 S 18 19
Sunny
7 28 5% < 1mm Nil SE 14 36 S 16 15
Sunny
10 24 30% < 1mm Nil SW 12 43 WSW 21 17
Possible shower
11 26 50% < 1mm Nil SW 11 55 NE 16 28
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12:40 EST

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