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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

26.9°C

Normanton
Hottest

33.8°C

Kowanyama Ap

32.9°C

Kowanyama Ap

32.8°C

Kowanyama Ap

32.4°C

Normanton

5.7°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

-1.7°C

Kingaroy Ap

-2.2°C

Stanthorpe

-1.2°C

Stanthorpe

-1.2°C

Stanthorpe

SE 46km/h

Low Isles
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
(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 %
Sunny
7 20 5% < 1mm Nil SW 25 51 SSE 18 28
Sunny
6 22 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 19 52 SSW 20 20
Sunny
15 25 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 21 52 SSE 27 31
Sunny
1 18 5% < 1mm High SW 13 60 SSW 17 27
Sunny
5 21 5% < 1mm Slight SSE 19 36 S 20 16
Sunny
6 21 5% < 1mm Nil S 22 65 SE 14 41
Sunny
6 22 5% < 1mm Nil SE 20 33 SE 22 14
Sunny
7 23 5% < 1mm Nil S 16 44 SW 17 16
Mostly sunny
5 18 5% < 1mm Slight S 12 55 S 19 28
Sunny
3 14 5% < 1mm Moderate W 27 66 SW 31 42
Sunny
11 25 5% < 1mm Nil S 14 27 E 20 20
Mostly sunny
18 31 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 66 SE 19 27
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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.