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Qld
Sat 09:03 EST
Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Saturday Heavy showers and storms in the northern tropics. Hot, dry and sunny throughout central and S.

  • Sunday Rain/storms N from Cairns. Light coastal showers. Very hot in the SW, grading warm to the east.

  • Monday Hot to very hot throughout. Heavy rain and storms across the north. Dry south.

  • Tuesday Very heavy rain and storms in the north. A few storms over the highlands and central coast.

  • Wednesday Showers and thunder from north and along E coast. Warm to hot throughout. Afternoon storms in south.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 17/01 Thu 18/01 Fri 19/01

41.0°C

Ballera Gas Field
Hottest

43.2°C

Birdsville Ap

43.0°C

Birdsville Ap

45.0°C

Ballera Gas Field

45.4°C

Birdsville Ap

23.4°C

Palmerville
Coldest

10.8°C

Stanthorpe

9.5°C

Stanthorpe

9.0°C

Stanthorpe

7.5°C

Stanthorpe

SE 44km/h

Cape Moreton
Windiest

90km/h

Bougainville Reef

72km/h

Bougainville Reef

57km/h

Holmes Rf
-
no rain last hr Wettest

203.0mm

Euramo

320.0mm

Hazelmere

58.0mm

Low Isles

58.0mm

Low Isles
Queensland's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.0°C at
Birdsville Ap in 2013
Lowest 16.2°C at
Stanthorpe in 1967
Highest 34.5°C at
Birdsville Police Station in 2003
Lowest 5.4°C at
Stanthorpe in 2010
Highest 627.4mm at
Mackay in 1918

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
24 31 90% 5-10mm Nil ESE 19 69 ESE 27 65
Possible thunderstorm
25 31 90% 20-40mm Nil NW 19 87 NW 25 78
Possible shower
23 32 90% 10-20mm Nil SE 12 76 NE 21 71
Showers
25 31 90% 20-40mm Nil ESE 15 73 E 24 72
Showers
23 30 90% 10-20mm Nil SE 14 82 SE 16 80
Possible shower
24 31 90% 5-10mm Nil ESE 18 76 E 22 63
Possible shower
25 38 80% 10-20mm Nil ENE 30 55 E 24 40
Possible shower
24 40 90% 5-10mm Nil ENE 18 57 ESE 24 37
Possible shower
29 41 40% < 1mm Nil NE 19 31 E 25 19
Mostly sunny
26 38 60% < 1mm Nil NE 23 43 E 28 26
Possible shower
20 30 80% 1-5mm Nil E 21 77 E 28 55
Possible shower
22 30 90% 10-20mm Nil ESE 21 76 ESE 26 67
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Weather News

Heating up in Sydney

16:59 EDT

Temperatures have been steadily climbing across the Sydney basin today, the second day of a prolonged period of heat for the region.

Tropical thunder at the top of Down Under

12:55 EDT

Weather news of late has been focussed on the heatwave conditions plaguing southeastern Australia - and rightly so: these conditions are severe.

100 years ago, a cyclone without a name killed 30 people and almost levelled a young city

10:09 EDT

Nearly one year after tropical cyclone Debbie hit the north Queensland coast, the region is marking the centenary of another destructive cyclone, which all but flattened the young town of Mackay.