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Qld
Wed 22:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Wednesday Rain contracting to east, heaviest in southeast. Becoming dry in west with brisk southerly winds.

  • Thursday Areas of rain in east during the morning.. Chilly in south. Mild in north.

  • Friday Early frost and fog patches then generally dry. Chilly, possible showers in south. Mild in north.

  • Saturday Light morning frost in the south. Generally sunny and dry, chance shower far north.

  • Sunday Generally dry and stable with light winds. Warm throughout.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 21/08 Mon 22/08 Tue 23/08

26.1°C

Palmerville
Hottest

33.8°C

Century Mine

34.0°C

Scherger RAAF

35.0°C

Kowanyama Ap

35.0°C

Coen Ap

7.8°C

Thargomindah Ap
Coldest

1.3°C

Stanthorpe

8.8°C

Taroom

10.0°C

Thargomindah Ap

-3.7°C

Stanthorpe

WSW 38km/h

Oakey Ap
Windiest

55km/h

Marion Rf

53km/h

Dalby Ap

57km/h

Burketown Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

18.4mm

Bollon

44.0mm

Monkira

108.0mm

Palen Creek

62.0mm

Mitchell
Queensland's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 38.5°C at
Bedourie in 2009
Lowest 1.0°C at
Warwick Dragon St in 1990
Highest 26.8°C at
Horn Island in 2010
Lowest -9.4°C at
Mitchell in 1979
Highest 529.2mm at
Rainbow Beach in 2007

Queensland Daily Summaries

Wednesday August 24, 2016
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
20 19.0 +9.3 22 +0 1.4
21.3 +2.6 33 +1 0.0
18.6 +1.2 28 +1 0.0
20.7 +6.0 29 +3 0.0
18.8 +4.8 28 +5 0.4
16.7 +6.0 27 +2 2.4
17.4 +8.9 19 -7 26.4
15.9 +5.7 23 -4 5.2
10.0 +1.8 14 -9 5.6
12.5 +6.6 17 -5 39.6
14.5 +7.0 17 -2 19.8
36 20.2 +9.4 28 +5 0.0
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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