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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Friday Patchy rain in south, skies clearing in far south. The odd shower in centre and on Peninsula.

  • Saturday The odd shower/storm in the far east and north. Dry elsewhere. Cool morning in the south.

  • Sunday A few showers along the coast. Dry elsewhere. Cool in the south. Light winds.

  • Monday A few showers on North Tropical Coast. Showers developing in far SW. Sunny elsewhere.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 24/05 Wed 25/05 Thu 26/05

27.4°C

Horn Island
Hottest

33.0°C

Kowanyama Ap

33.3°C

Scherger RAAF

35.0°C

Urandangi

38.5°C

Century Mine

13.3°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

-4.4°C

Stanthorpe

-2.6°C

Stanthorpe
 

-4.4°C

Stanthorpe

NNW 42km/h

Double Is Pt
Windiest

50km/h

Willis Island

44km/h

Cape Moreton

79km/h

St George Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

57.0mm

Southwell

49.0mm

Mornington Island
 

274.0mm

Hazelmere
Queensland's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 39.5°C at
Toorak in 1981
Lowest 6.9°C at
Stanthorpe in 1969
Highest 28.0°C at
Coconut Island in 2001
Lowest -6.8°C at
Stanthorpe in 2006
Highest 318.8mm at
Mackay Ap in 1955

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
13 23 90% 1-5mm Nil S 12 74 SE 14 64
Mostly sunny
23 33 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 21 73 ESE 24 53
Possible shower
22 28 40% < 1mm Nil SE 22 72 SE 21 66
Possible shower
20 29 70% 1-5mm Nil ESE 14 61 E 24 55
Late shower
18 27 80% 1-5mm Nil E 16 74 E 15 73
Mostly sunny
16 26 60% 1-5mm Nil ENE 13 71 ENE 14 54
Possible shower
16 27 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 15 55 S 7 39
Sunny
15 30 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 12 49 ESE 9 31
Mostly sunny
11 22 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 8 59 WSW 13 41
Possible shower
12 23 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 12 66 WNW 8 53
Possible shower
10 19 90% 1-5mm Nil E 19 84 ENE 15 62
Possible shower
14 25 60% 1-5mm Nil E 14 69 ESE 17 55
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