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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Friday Patchy rain in south, skies clearing in far south. The odd shower in centre and on Peninsula.

  • Saturday The odd shower/storm in the far east and north. Dry elsewhere. Cool morning in the south.

  • Sunday A few showers along the coast. Dry elsewhere. Cool in the south. Light winds.

  • Monday A few showers on North Tropical Coast. Showers developing in far SW. Sunny elsewhere.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 24/05 Wed 25/05 Thu 26/05

27.4°C

Coconut Island
Hottest

33.0°C

Kowanyama Ap

33.3°C

Scherger RAAF

35.0°C

Urandangi

38.5°C

Century Mine

12.9°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

-4.4°C

Stanthorpe

-2.6°C

Stanthorpe
 

-4.4°C

Stanthorpe

NW 48km/h

Cape Moreton
Windiest

50km/h

Willis Island

44km/h

Cape Moreton

79km/h

St George Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

57.0mm

Southwell

49.0mm

Mornington Island
 

274.0mm

Hazelmere
Queensland's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 39.5°C at
Toorak in 1981
Lowest 6.9°C at
Stanthorpe in 1969
Highest 28.0°C at
Coconut Island in 2001
Lowest -6.8°C at
Stanthorpe in 2006
Highest 318.8mm at
Mackay Ap in 1955

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
13 26 60% 1-5mm Nil SSW 12 78 E 11 56
Mostly sunny
22 32 60% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 74 ESE 18 49
Possible shower
22 29 50% 1-5mm Nil SSE 18 75 SE 19 67
Mostly sunny
20 29 70% 1-5mm Nil SE 11 67 ENE 20 58
Possible shower
18 27 80% 1-5mm Nil S 13 81 ESE 13 76
Mostly sunny
15 27 70% < 1mm Nil SSW 11 73 SW 9 50
Possible shower
14 29 50% 1-5mm Nil ESE 14 60 SW 6 39
Mostly sunny
14 31 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 11 51 ESE 10 29
Possible shower
10 22 80% 1-5mm Nil SSE 11 68 S 11 41
Possible shower
9 24 40% 1-5mm Nil SSW 10 70 W 10 46
Mostly sunny
10 20 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 16 86 NNW 13 54
Possible shower
14 27 90% 1-5mm Nil S 12 78 ESE 13 51
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