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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Sunday Showers and storms along the north coasts. Very hot in the southwest. Warm along the coasts.

  • Monday Heavy rain, squally storms in the northeast. Very hot in the southwest grading warm to coast.

  • Tuesday Heavy rain and storms over central/eastern parts. Very hot in the south and west.

  • Wednesday Heavy rain and storms over central/eastern parts. Mostly dry and clear in the south.

  • Thursday Heavy rain and storms in the central/eastern parts. Mostly dry and hot in the west.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 23/03 Fri 24/03 Sat 25/03

35.4°C

Birdsville Ap
Hottest

42.5°C

Urandangi

42.3°C

Urandangi

42.5°C

Birdsville Ap

43.1°C

Urandangi

18.7°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

16.8°C

Stanthorpe

15.8°C

Stanthorpe

15.0°C

Stanthorpe

8.3°C

Stanthorpe

SE 66km/h

Creal Rf
Windiest

70km/h

Hamilton Island Ap

85km/h

Lihou Reef

127km/h

Marion Rf
-
no rain last hr Wettest

175.0mm

Mackay North

75.0mm

Daintree

81.4mm

Archer River

67.2mm

Lockhart River Ap
Queensland's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.7°C at
Boulia Ap in 1951
Lowest 15.5°C at
Stanthorpe in 1970
Highest 32.0°C at
Birdsville Ap in 2001
Lowest -0.2°C at
Stanthorpe in 2008
Highest 572.4mm at
Yeppoon in 1990

Queensland Monthly Summaries

March 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
18 21.5 +2.0 18 29.5 +1.6 166.0 165
24.2 +0.4 32.0 +0.2 188.8 46
71 24.1 +1.0 32.0 +1.5 116.0 27
73 24.6 +1.7 32.2 +1.5 146.4 77
54 23.7 +1.4 55 30.8 +2.2 322.6 115
74 23.0 +2.2 32.6 +2.1 217.8 212
22.0 +1.7 37.5 +3.0 56.6 103
21.3 -0.4 47 37.9 +3.6 59.4 92
13 23.6 +2.4 13 37.2 +3.9 0.6 1
20.2 +1.5 35.5 +3.5 12.6 21
17 17.8 +1.6 27.1 +1.2 17 227.6 309
34 22.2 +2.3 31.3 +2.2 133.4 114
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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