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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Tuesday Few coastal showers north of about Mackay. Warm in the north and west, mild elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Few coastal showers northeast coast. Gusty W'ly winds developing in south later.

  • Thursday Widespread sunshine, showers in far north. Strong winds across central parts.

  • Friday Widespread sunshine, light showers in the north. Breezy winds in the interior.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 22/07 Sun 23/07 Mon 24/07

25.5°C

Coconut Island
Hottest

33.0°C

Palmerville

34.0°C

Palmerville

34.0°C

Palmerville

35.0°C

Kowanyama Ap

-1.0°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

-3.0°C

Stanthorpe

-4.0°C

Stanthorpe
 

-4.0°C

Stanthorpe

SE 37km/h

Bougainville Reef
Windiest

53km/h

Cape Flattery

51km/h

Horn Island

55km/h

Bougainville Reef
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.6mm

Langley

1.0mm

Coconut Island
 

71.6mm

Bingil Bay
Queensland's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.7°C at
Urandangie in 1996
Lowest 2.4°C at
Wallangarra in 1984
Highest 26.4°C at
Willis Island in 1962
Lowest -10.6°C at
Hermitage in 1965
Highest 384.3mm at
Nambour in 1973

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 %
Mostly sunny
14 25 20% < 1mm Nil NW 11 65 NNE 14 46
Sunny
13 27 50% < 1mm Nil W 4 79 NNE 16 52
Mostly sunny
19 27 60% 1-5mm Nil SSE 17 71 SE 22 61
Increasing sunshine
10 25 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 11 49 SW 15 21
Mostly sunny
13 29 5% < 1mm Nil E 12 47 SSE 14 21
Mostly sunny
15 26 60% < 1mm Nil SE 7 84 ESE 11 71
Sunny
11 29 5% < 1mm Nil SE 11 35 SE 19 19
Sunny
14 29 5% < 1mm Nil SE 8 75 E 8 34
Sunny
8 23 20% < 1mm Nil S 12 49 S 14 19
Mostly sunny
11 21 40% < 1mm Nil NW 18 67 WNW 19 41
Mostly sunny
15 27 40% 1-5mm Nil SE 11 73 E 22 56
Mostly sunny
19 33 5% < 1mm Nil SE 18 69 ESE 22 39
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Weather News

Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Irrigation lobbyists offered access to confidential government documents

21:26 EST

The top water bureaucrat in NSW, Gavin Hanlon, has been secretly recorded offering to confidentially share internal government information with irrigation lobbyists — documents he proposed to strip of government logos and share via a special Dropbox account — to assist their lobbying against the contentious Murray-Darling Basin Plan.

Western Queensland drought leaves graziers facing more impossible choices

18:11 EST

For the first time in four years western Queensland sheep grazier Peter Clark has lambs in his flock, but as drought maintains its stranglehold on the region he may still be forced into another heart-wrenching stock reduction.

Brisbane thawing out after cold start

16:38 EST

Brisbane is enjoying a warm day after its coldest morning in two years.