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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 on south. Isolated light showers on the north coast.

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

24.1°C

Coconut Island
Hottest

32.8°C

Kowanyama Ap

32.6°C

Kowanyama Ap

33.0°C

Kowanyama Ap

33.0°C

Kowanyama Ap

4.9°C

Kingaroy Ap
Coldest

-1.2°C

Stanthorpe

0.4°C

Stanthorpe
 

-1.2°C

Stanthorpe

ESE 37km/h

Willis Island
Windiest

64km/h

Arlington Reef

61km/h

Bougainville Reef

55km/h

Frederick Rf
-
no rain last hr Wettest

11.2mm

Port Douglas

7.2mm

Horn Island
 

11.2mm

Port Douglas
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 %
Possible shower
11 21 40% < 1mm Nil S 21 61 SSE 14 48
Mostly sunny
17 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 8 74 ESE 15 28
Sunny
17 27 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 12 72 SSE 22 47
Fog then sunny
16 28 60% < 1mm Nil SSE 5 58 E 20 49
Fog then sunny
13 24 20% < 1mm Nil S 14 80 ESE 14 60
Mostly sunny
9 24 5% < 1mm Nil S 15 53 SSE 14 25
Sunny
7 22 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 30 38 SSE 25 16
Sunny
8 22 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 26 37 SSE 27 17
Mostly sunny
6 17 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 10 60 S 18 31
Mostly sunny
2 17 5% < 1mm Moderate SE 15 64 S 18 28
Mostly sunny
5 15 10% < 1mm Slight ESE 14 69 W 15 49
Possible shower
10 23 40% < 1mm Nil SSW 17 53 SSE 17 40
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Weather News

I thought it was supposed to be winter?

16:29 EST

Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.

Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.