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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Wednesday Hot in the west and south. Humid in the east. Showers/thunderstorms across west and south.

  • Thursday Hot in the west and south. Warm on tropical coast. Showers/thunderstorms across west and south.

  • Friday Hot in north & east. Cooler change in west & south. Showers/thunderstorms, mainly south & central QLD.

  • Saturday Showers and storms over inland parts. Showery onshore winds along the coast.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 04/12 Mon 05/12 Tue 06/12

32.3°C

Lake Julius
Hottest

46.1°C

Ballera Gas Field

45.0°C

Windorah

44.0°C

Julia Creek Ap

46.9°C

Birdsville Ap

18.5°C

Proserpine Ap
Coldest

17.5°C

Cairns

18.1°C

Stanthorpe
 

10.9°C

Stanthorpe

E 33km/h

Lihou Reef
Windiest

74km/h

Ballera Gas Field

72km/h

Windorah

75km/h

St George Ap
-

0.8mm last hr

Beerburrum
Wettest

40.0mm

Cannon Cove

47.0mm

Mt Tamborine
 

68.8mm

Byrnestown
Queensland's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.5°C at
Birdsville Police Station in 1972
Lowest 13.0°C at
Stanthorpe in 2011
Highest 33.9°C at
Windorah in 1963
Lowest 0.0°C at
Stanthorpe in 2014
Highest 539.0mm at
Innisfail in 1903

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 thunderstorm
25 31 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 19 71 WNW 21 54
Possible thunderstorm
25 38 40% 1-5mm Nil ESE 18 63 ESE 16 31
Sunny
24 33 40% < 1mm Nil E 12 62 E 18 57
Mostly sunny
25 33 60% < 1mm Nil NNE 15 57 NE 25 56
Mostly sunny
23 32 50% < 1mm Nil NNE 6 67 NE 14 67
Possible thunderstorm
23 37 90% 10-20mm Nil NNW 7 56 NE 14 43
Possible thunderstorm
24 36 70% 1-5mm Nil SSE 21 40 S 19 34
Possible thunderstorm
24 36 80% 1-5mm Nil SSE 23 50 S 26 33
Sunny
19 29 5% < 1mm Nil S 27 34 S 23 17
Possible thunderstorm
19 30 20% < 1mm Nil S 18 53 S 19 25
Possible thunderstorm
21 26 70% 1-5mm Nil W 24 87 WSW 25 46
Possible thunderstorm
23 32 90% 10-20mm Nil NW 16 60 N 18 62
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Weather News

Top End residents could be waiting until Christmas for a bit of rain relief

18:43 EDT

Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La NiƱa weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.

One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.