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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 west and south. 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.

  • Tuesday Very hot in the west, hot in central and warm in E. Patchy coastal showers, heaviest in the 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

37.7°C

Birdsville Ap
Hottest

43.0°C

Bedourie

44.5°C

Birdsville Ap

44.0°C

Ballera Gas Field

44.5°C

Birdsville Ap

21.0°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

13.3°C

Gatton

12.5°C

Kingaroy Ap

13.0°C

Stanthorpe

0.0°C

Stanthorpe

ESE 40km/h

Frederick Rf
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 %
Possible shower
22 27 70% 1-5mm Nil SE 13 68 ENE 16 62
Possible shower
24 33 40% 1-5mm Nil ESE 18 66 SE 15 42
Possible shower
24 31 90% 1-5mm Nil SE 20 66 SE 26 57
Mostly sunny
25 31 70% 1-5mm Nil ESE 24 58 E 31 53
Clearing shower
23 29 70% < 1mm Nil E 16 72 E 14 66
Mostly sunny
22 32 40% < 1mm Nil E 16 62 E 18 46
Possible shower
26 38 80% < 1mm Nil NE 25 46 ENE 15 21
Possible thunderstorm
26 37 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 15 36 E 15 25
Mostly sunny
26 39 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 22 14 SSW 14 10
Possible shower
25 37 90% 1-5mm Nil N 21 29 NNW 11 24
Possible shower
19 24 80% 1-5mm Nil E 22 80 E 20 62
Mostly sunny
22 30 60% 1-5mm Nil E 17 67 ENE 22 57
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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.