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Qld
Sun 04:44 EST
Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Sunday Showers and storms in the east and interior. Mostly sunny in the west and south.

  • Monday Showers will become light in eastern parts. Mostly sunny and dry in the west and south.

  • Tuesday A few coastal showers on central coast. Cloud developing in far southwest, sunny elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Possible thundery showers over central parts. Mostly sunny and dry in the west.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 27/08 Fri 28/08 Sat 29/08

24.3°C

Mornington Island
Hottest

34.6°C

Kowanyama Ap

34.9°C

Kowanyama Ap

35.0°C

Kowanyama Ap

37.3°C

Century Mine

4.4°C

St George Ap
Coldest

4.4°C

Stanthorpe

-0.7°C

Stanthorpe
 

-5.1°C

Stanthorpe

WNW 27km/h

Cato Is
Windiest

51km/h

Horn Island

50km/h

Bougainville Reef

72km/h

Emerald Ap
-

0.2mm last hr

Sunshine Coast Ap
Wettest

34.0mm

Wandoan

11.8mm

Teddington Waterworks
 

84.2mm

Rainbow Beach
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 Monthly Summaries

August 2015
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
10.4 +0.7 22.3 +0.4 14.8 34
17.4 -1.3 32.3 +0.3 0.0 0
16.5 -0.9 27.1 +0.5 17.6 66
14.3 -0.4 26.7 +0.7 2.8 17
13.7 -0.3 23.5 +0.9 1.2 4
11.3 +0.6 26.4 +1.6 5.8 21
9.6 +1.1 26.6 +0.5 1.0 9
10.2 -0.0 28.0 +0.7 0.8 23
8.5 +0.3 22.8 -0.1 0.4 4
6.2 +0.3 22.7 +0.7 8.2 41
7.6 +0.1 19.0 +0.4 16.2 50
10.9 +0.1 24.5 +1.1 11.4 33
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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