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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Sunday Patchy showers and moderate winds along the coast. Possible storms in the south. Dry elsewhere.

  • Monday Rain areas in the west. Possible storms in east. Dry and hot in the north, warm elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Showers and storms in southeast and central. Warm and mostly sunny elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Showers and storms in the north and east. Warm and mostly sunny elsewhere.

  • Thursday Thundery showers in the central east. Dry and warm in the south and west.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 28/04 Fri 29/04 Sat 30/04

30.6°C

Camooweal
Hottest

35.6°C

Century Mine

37.0°C

Century Mine

38.4°C

Century Mine

38.1°C

Camooweal

16.4°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

9.8°C

Stanthorpe

11.5°C

Stanthorpe

11.3°C

Stanthorpe

11.3°C

Stanthorpe

ESE 35km/h

Bougainville Reef
Windiest

64km/h

Bougainville Reef

59km/h

Bougainville Reef

48km/h

Bougainville Reef
-
no rain last hr Wettest

24.5mm

Tully

76.0mm

Nerada

65.7mm

Rainbow Beach

47.2mm

Sunshine Coast Ap
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
(group 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
20 30 80% 5-10mm Nil SSW 8 79 NE 11 63
Late shower
20 30 50% < 1mm Nil NW 5 80 NNE 15 60
Clearing shower
23 31 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 13 83 ESE 20 69
Possible thunderstorm
20 28 90% 1-5mm Nil NE 12 53 W 17 47
Mostly sunny
22 36 40% < 1mm Nil NE 20 39 WSW 7 22
Late shower
21 30 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 4 86 E 7 79
Sunny
21 37 20% < 1mm Nil E 7 40 ESE 8 24
Fog then sunny
21 31 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 4 78 NE 7 51
Clearing shower
20 24 90% 1-5mm Nil S 8 70 SW 13 56
Possible thunderstorm
18 27 90% 5-10mm Nil NNE 14 73 W 12 56
Clearing shower
23 31 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 6 69 - -
Mostly sunny
24 34 30% < 1mm Nil E 19 73 E 17 53
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