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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Thursday Light scattered showers along the southeast coast. Storms in the north, hot and sunny in the west.

  • Friday A few showers/storms, mainly far north and SE. Sunny inland and hot. Cooler on the coasts.

  • Saturday Largely dry, except for showers on the Peninsula. Heat spreading throughout. Humid.

  • Sunday Mostly dry, excl for far north Cape York Peninsula. Hot throughout. Afternoon coastal seabreezes.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02

29.4°C

Ballera Gas Field
Hottest

39.9°C

Richmond

41.2°C

Birdsville Ap

41.0°C

Birdsville Ap

43.3°C

Birdsville Ap

15.0°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

14.9°C

Kingaroy Ap

15.1°C

Stanthorpe
 

11.2°C

Stanthorpe

SSE 46km/h

Frederick Rf
Windiest

75km/h

Arlington Reef

74km/h

Cape Moreton

70km/h

Hamilton Island Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

94.0mm

Menavale

84.6mm

Palmerville
 

252.0mm

Mount Jukes
Queensland's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.3°C at
Boulia Ap in 1915
Lowest 0.0°C at
Samford Csiro in 1987
Highest 34.4°C at
Normanton PO in 1962
Lowest 3.3°C at
Stanthorpe in 1964
Highest 907.0mm at
Crohamhurst in 1893

Queensland Monthly Summaries

February 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
21.9 +0.8 30.1 +1.2 18.2 15
22.3 +0.9 30.6 +0.6 100.6 64
71 26.0 +2.2 32.8 +1.6 72 19.4 4
21.7 +0.4 32.1 -1.7 13.8 20
23.5 +1.0 34.4 -1.2 45.6 57
54 25.3 +1.9 31.1 +1.5 208.4 64
23.6 +0.3 35.8 +0.5 61.8 60
23.4 +1.3 32.5 +1.3 228.2 158
24.4 +0.3 35.0 -1.1 38.8 71
18.4 +0.9 26.8 -0.4 37.4 33
73 26.6 +2.5 32.7 +1.6 84.0 28
25.0 +0.9 32.2 +0.8 21 97.2 18
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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Perth weather: Temperature hits 40C for fourth day, equalling record from 1933

21:26 EDT

Perth has recorded its fourth consecutive day of temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius, equalling a record that has stood for more than 80 years, as a heatwave continues to grip the city.

Farm Management Deposits changes will give farmers chance to help themselves, once they have cash to spare

16:23 EDT

The Federal Government has introduced legislation to overhaul the Farm Management Deposits scheme, which it says will help farmers to help themselves.

Hobart set to cool after a warm start to February

14:50 EDT

The first ten days of February have set a new record for Hobart with each day breaking the 21 degree mark, although a series of fronts on the forecast will bring a cooler change.