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Queensland Forecast

  • Friday A few showers/storms, mainly far north and SE. Sunny inland and hot. Cooler on the coasts.

  • Saturday Largely dry, except for showers on the Peninsula. Heat spreading throughout. Humid.

  • Sunday Mostly dry, excl for far north Cape York Peninsula. Hot throughout. Afternoon coastal seabreezes.

  • Monday Warm along the coasts, hot inland. Sunny except for isolated showers far north.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02 Thu 11/02

29.3°C

Birdsville Ap
Hottest

41.2°C

Birdsville Ap

41.9°C

Birdsville Ap

42.0°C

Birdsville Ap

43.3°C

Birdsville Ap

16.2°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

15.1°C

Stanthorpe

14.3°C

Stanthorpe
 

11.2°C

Stanthorpe

SSE 51km/h

Gannet Cay
Windiest

74km/h

Cape Moreton

70km/h

Hamilton Island Ap

64km/h

Thargomindah Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

84.6mm

Palmerville

90.2mm

Normanton
 

252.0mm

Mount Jukes
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

Friday February 12, 2016
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Station
(Group by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
10  
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07:05 EDT

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Drought scheme helping western Qld contractors secure work raises $90,000

18:36 EDT

A western Queensland church has raised more than $90,000 for a scheme to keep rural contractors in work during the ongoing drought.

Clearest skies since spring fine-tune rare planet event

15:51 EDT

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