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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Saturday Isolated light showers on north tropical coast. Mostly sunny elsewhere, warm in west.

  • Sunday Isolated light showers on north tropical coast. Mostly sunny elsewhere. Warm, gusty winds in west.

  • Monday Warm and sunny in the north and east. Cold and gusty change in the south.

  • Tuesday One or two light showers along the southeast coast. Otherwise mostly sunny. Warm in the north.

  • Wednesday Dry and mostly sunny. Mild in the south. Isolated light showers on the north coast.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 29/07 Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07

31.7°C

Kowanyama Ap
Hottest

33.8°C

Kowanyama Ap

32.9°C

Kowanyama Ap

32.8°C

Kowanyama Ap

32.4°C

Normanton

13.6°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

-1.7°C

Kingaroy Ap

-2.2°C

Stanthorpe

-1.2°C

Stanthorpe

-1.2°C

Stanthorpe

SE 46km/h

Bougainville Reef
Windiest

79km/h

Bougainville Reef

72km/h

Arlington Reef

64km/h

Arlington Reef
-
no rain last hr Wettest

21.0mm

Lockhart River Ap

10.4mm

Tree House Creek

11.2mm

Port Douglas

8.0mm

Cooktown Ap
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 %
Sunny
8 21 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 21 50 WSW 17 26
Mostly sunny
17 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 12 71 ESE 19 28
Clearing shower
17 25 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 20 67 SSE 26 44
Sunny
14 26 5% < 1mm Nil S 15 35 E 22 22
Sunny
8 22 5% < 1mm Nil S 23 65 SSE 14 40
Sunny
8 22 5% < 1mm Nil S 19 44 SSW 16 15
Sunny
5 20 5% < 1mm Slight SE 21 39 S 20 13
Sunny
7 22 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 24 35 SE 24 14
Mostly sunny
4 17 5% < 1mm Slight SSW 8 55 SW 20 31
Frost then sunny
1 17 5% < 1mm High SSE 11 60 SW 18 26
Sunny
2 14 5% < 1mm Moderate SW 25 65 WSW 29 39
Sunny
8 22 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 20 52 SW 18 21
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Weather News

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.

Hobart hopes for snow on Monday.

11:43 EST

A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.

Adelaide records coldest July in almost 20 years

11:36 EST

Adelaide has recorded its chilliest July in close to 20 years, with both maximum and minimum temperatures colder than average.