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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Monday Showers/storms, intense in central & northern Qld. Mild in SE. Hot in west & nth, very hot far west.

  • Tuesday Thunderstorms in the south and west. Enhanced tropical storms in the ext. north.

  • Wednesday Isolated showers in the south, storms for tropics. Very hot in the southwest grading warm to coast.

  • Thursday Showers for the Channel Country and Far North. Light coastal showers abouth the S and central.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 20/01 Sat 21/01 Sun 22/01

38.0°C

Thargomindah Ap
Hottest

42.1°C

Birdsville Ap

40.6°C

Birdsville Ap

41.0°C

Birdsville Ap

45.4°C

Ballera Gas Field

24.2°C

Toowoomba Ap
Coldest

18.2°C

Mingela

16.0°C

Stanthorpe

9.5°C

Georgetown Ap

9.5°C

Georgetown Ap

ESE 35km/h

Cato Is
Windiest

85km/h

St George Ap

74km/h

Longreach Ap

62km/h

Cloncurry Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

52.0mm

Dunvegan

85.0mm

Rosentreters Bridge

66.0mm

May Downs

66.0mm

May Downs
Queensland's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.0°C at
Birdsville Ap in 2013
Lowest 16.2°C at
Stanthorpe in 1967
Highest 34.5°C at
Birdsville Police Station in 2003
Lowest 5.4°C at
Stanthorpe in 2010
Highest 627.4mm at
Mackay in 1918

Queensland Monthly Summaries

January 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
19 23.0 +1.8 29.7 +0.7 60.8 42
24.2 +0.0 31.4 -0.5 469.2 92
24.4 +0.7 31.9 +0.4 363.8 92
25.4 +1.1 32.4 +1.0 138.6 51
24.3 +0.7 30.7 +0.6 367.6 132
23.6 +1.5 33.2 +1.3 71.6 54
24.5 +1.5 37.5 +0.5 58.0 74
24.2 +0.5 35.2 -1.2 171.2 151
13 28.7 +3.3 41.3 +2.9 4.0 11
25.0 +3.2 37.6 +2.6 56.4 76
17 19.3 +1.8 17 30.2 +2.1 92.4 89
34 23.0 +1.6 31.4 +1.2 56.4 32
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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06:51 EDT

On a windy night late last January, Jan and Geoff McKergow's dream home was torn to rubble.

Heating up across the southeastern capitals

11:19 EDT

A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.