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Qld
Tue 06:13 EST
Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Tuesday Rain, storms and strong winds in the northwest. mostly dry elsehwere. Hot in the southwest.

  • Wednesday Heavy rain and storms in the north. Dry in the south.

  • Thursday Heavy showers and storms in the tropics. Showers in the east.

  • Friday Showers and storms over central parts and tropics. Showers along the coast and adjacent interior.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 18/02 Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02

29.2°C

Bougainville Reef
Hottest

42.3°C

Bollon

39.1°C

Bollon

37.0°C

Julia Creek Ap

47.2°C

Thargomindah Ap

15.2°C

Roma Ap
Coldest

17.0°C

Stanthorpe

12.8°C

Georgetown Ap
 

12.8°C

Georgetown Ap

SE 29km/h

Double Is Pt
Windiest

90km/h

Dalby Ap

75km/h

Roma Ap

53km/h

Burketown Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

168.0mm

Sweers Island

158.0mm

Sweers Island
 

216.0mm

Sweers Island
Queensland's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.3°C at
Boulia Ap in 1915
Lowest 0.0°C at
Samford Csiro in 1987
Highest 34.4°C at
Normanton PO in 1962
Lowest 3.3°C at
Stanthorpe in 1964
Highest 907.0mm at
Crohamhurst in 1893

Queensland Daily Summaries

Tuesday February 21, 2017
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Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
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Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred makes landfall, weakens to tropical low

06:58 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it begins to make landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast.

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

06:34 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria were evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they waited for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

Kimberley wet season causing havoc but creating tourism opportunities

21:33 EDT

WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.