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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Monday Showers and the odd storm in north and east. Dry, sunny and warm west of the ranges.

  • Tuesday Showers and storms in the south and northeast. Warm away from any showers and storms.

  • Wednesday Showers/storms with a cool change over southeast. Mostly dry and warm elsewhere.

  • Thursday Strong winds with showers on the coast. Mostly dry and warm elsewhere.

Qld Extremes and Records

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

26.4°C

Bougainville Reef
Hottest

36.0°C

Bedourie

35.4°C

Kowanyama Ap

33.0°C

Kowanyama Ap

7.9°C

Mt Isa
Coldest

2.4°C

Springsure

4.2°C

Stanthorpe
 

SE 37km/h

Frederick Rf
Windiest

62km/h

Cape Moreton

64km/h

Creal Rf

70km/h

Creal Rf
-
no rain last hr Wettest

9.8mm

Cape Flattery

16.4mm

Mackay
 
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 Monthly Summaries

May 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
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

Colder showery change moving through southern states

16:08 EST

A front is bringing a colder showery change to southern Australia, dropping temperatures by five-to-10 degrees.

North Queensland chills

09:54 EST

Some inland areas of Northern Queensland have had their coldest April morning in at least 60 years.

Fog and low cloud glooming southern Australia

14:41 EST

Large areas of southern Australia can expect a foggy start to the next few mornings, reducing visibility for the first few hours, even in the southeastern capitals.