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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Monday Warm in nth & east. Light showers nth & sth coasts. Colder, gusty change crossing west and south.

  • Tuesday The odd light shower in east, mainly south coast. Mostly sunny in west, cool in south. Warm in north.

  • Wednesday Cold morning. Mostly sunny. Cool day in south. Isolated light showers on the north coast.

  • Thursday Cold morning. Mostly sunny. Cool day in south. Isolated light showers on the far north coast.

  • Friday Cold morning. Mostly sunny. Cool day in south. Chance light shower on SE coast.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08

25.2°C

Normanton
Hottest

32.8°C

Kowanyama Ap

32.6°C

Kowanyama Ap

33.4°C

Century Mine

33.4°C

Century Mine

4.4°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

-1.2°C

Stanthorpe

0.4°C

Stanthorpe

3.1°C

Warwick

-1.2°C

Stanthorpe

ESE 35km/h

Willis Island
Windiest

64km/h

Arlington Reef

61km/h

Bougainville Reef

55km/h

Willis Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

15.8mm

White Cliff Point

7.2mm

Horn Island

8.0mm

Round Mountain

0.4mm

Middle Is
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 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 %
Mostly sunny
11 21 40% < 1mm Nil S 22 63 SE 17 49
Mostly sunny
17 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 8 75 SSE 13 29
Sunny
17 27 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 10 71 SSE 22 47
Fog then sunny
15 28 60% < 1mm Nil SSW 5 57 ENE 20 47
Fog then sunny
13 24 20% < 1mm Nil S 12 83 ESE 13 61
Fog then sunny
13 25 5% < 1mm Nil S 15 46 SSW 14 26
Sunny
9 22 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 30 35 SSE 25 14
Sunny
10 22 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 25 36 SE 27 17
Mostly sunny
6 17 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 9 59 SSW 19 31
Mostly sunny
2 17 5% < 1mm Moderate S 15 66 S 18 28
Mostly sunny
5 16 10% < 1mm Slight SSE 14 69 WSW 16 46
Mostly sunny
11 23 50% < 1mm Nil SSW 18 51 S 18 42
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Weather News

Tasmanian snow: Two men rescued from snowbound car in central Tasmania; more snowfalls expected

20:13 EST

Two men stranded with their car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, for nearly 24 hours have been rescued.

Farmers across Tasmania wake up to pastures and vegetable paddocks covered in snow

15:50 EST

Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.

Grantham flood inquiry: Quarry worker denies waste used to build embankment walls

15:42 EST

A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.