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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Saturday Showers and storms over the far southeast. Very hot and dry over the northwest and interior.

  • Monday Showers and storms contracting further east. Hot and dry in the west. Isolated storms in NW.

  • Tuesday Cloudy and warm along coast with showers SE. Sunny and hot inland, very hot in west.

  • Wednesday Cloudy and warm along coast with showers SE. Sunny and hot inland with isolated thunderstorms.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 18/10 Fri 19/10 Sat 20/10

27.2°C

Mornington Island
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

38.4°C

Burketown Ap
Avg: Rec:

39.4°C

Urandangi
Avg: Rec:
- -

41.0°C

Cloncurry Ap
Avg: Rec:

41.5°C

Julia Creek Ap
Avg: Rec:

14.4°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

12.9°C

Mt Isa
Avg: Rec:

13.0°C

Warwick
Avg: Rec:
 

4.2°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:

ENE 27km/h

Holmes Rf
Windiest

85km/h

St George Ap

57km/h

Birdsville Ap

61km/h

St George Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

87.0mm

Elbow Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

37.1mm

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:
 

173.4mm

Lower Springbrook
Avg: Rec:
- -
Queensland's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.1°C at
Century Mine in 2003
Lowest 5.5°C at
Toolara Forestry in 1984
Highest 31.4°C at
Boulia Ap in 1980
Lowest -4.5°C at
Cambooya in 1984
Highest 551.2mm at
Yeppoon in 1914

Queensland Monthly Summaries

October 2018
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
15.9 +0.2 23.7 -1.8 109.0 150
21.5 -0.3 36.4 +0.8 2.8 13
20.8 +0.2 29.7 +0.2 15.2 32
21.6 +0.9 29.3 -0.2 42.0 179
20.1 +0.4 28.8 +1.2 18.4 52
18.4 +1.4 30.3 +0.6 25.4 53
18.4 +1.5 35.2 +1.2 0.4 2
17.6 -0.8 35.7 +1.0 8.0 45
17.3 +0.6 31.7 +0.1 3.6 29
16.5 +2.1 31.6 +1.7 2.8 8
12.8 +0.1 22.3 -2.3 74.4 125
16.4 -0.1 26.8 -0.2 162.4 236
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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Weather News

Man killed by lightning near Dubbo, as electrical storms lash Sydney

21:31 EDT

A man has died after being struck by lightning at Geurie, near Dubbo, in New South Wales' central west, as thunderstorms lashed large areas of the state.

Graziers in far-west NSW digging deeper into debt, and dams, to get out of drought

18:56 EDT

Graziers in far-west New South Wales are using government loans to prepare their properties for the arrival of rain.

Finally. Rain.

18:37 EDT

Unless you live underground, you have probably noticed Sydney is finally having a wet month and the Saturday night storm band is continuing the trend.