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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

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

  • Saturday Hot and stormy in the south and southwest. Cloudy in the west, sunnier in the far east.

  • Sunday Very hot in the west grading to warm in the east. Cloudy in the southwest, sunnier in the far east.

  • Monday Sunny and hot in the west, warm in the east. A few coastal showers and storms, mainly north.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 12/12 Wed 13/12 Thu 14/12

39.6°C

Birdsville Ap
Hottest

43.0°C

Bedourie

44.5°C

Birdsville Ap

44.0°C

Ballera Gas Field

44.5°C

Birdsville Ap

23.5°C

Toowoomba Ap
Coldest

13.3°C

Gatton

12.9°C

Warwick

13.0°C

Stanthorpe

0.0°C

Stanthorpe

ESE 31km/h

Ballera Gas Field
Windiest

94km/h

Burketown Ap

64km/h

Gannet Cay

70km/h

Ballera Gas Field
-
no rain last hr Wettest

29.2mm

Burketown Ap

5.8mm

South Johnstone

13.0mm

Mornington Island

13.0mm

Mornington Island
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
(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 %
Late shower
22 33 70% 1-5mm Nil N 15 52 NE 21 51
Possible thunderstorm
24 35 90% 5-10mm Nil SE 15 71 S 18 51
Possible shower
23 32 90% 1-5mm Nil SE 17 69 ESE 24 61
Mostly sunny
25 32 50% < 1mm Nil E 20 60 ENE 29 56
Mostly sunny
22 30 60% < 1mm Nil E 14 74 E 12 66
Mostly sunny
22 33 60% < 1mm Nil E 14 60 E 18 44
Mostly sunny
25 40 60% < 1mm Nil NE 25 41 E 16 20
Possible shower
25 40 50% 1-5mm Nil ESE 13 36 SE 20 22
Mostly sunny
26 39 50% < 1mm Nil SSE 28 23 SSE 18 13
Mostly sunny
27 39 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 20 27 S 12 17
Possible shower
20 33 70% 5-10mm Nil N 20 63 ENE 15 40
Mostly sunny
21 31 60% < 1mm Nil NE 16 64 NE 23 56
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Weather News

Second surge of heat could challenge records

10:33 EDT

Another round of intense heat is about to sweep across southern and eastern Australia, challenging December heat records for the second time in a week.

Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

18:43 EDT

Demand for ambulances has risen by 40 per cent across the Sydney metro area today, with temperatures in the western suburbs hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

How hot does it get in Australia?

14:43 EDT

With summer underway in Australia and heatwave conditions affecting a number of states this week, a lot of temperature observations are being compared to historical records.