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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Thursday Light showers in the southeast and tropical north. Mostly dry and sunny elsewhere.

  • Friday Patchy rain in south, skies clearing in far south. The odd shower in centre and on Peninsula.

  • Saturday The odd shower/storm in the far east and north. Dry elsewhere. Cool morning in the south.

  • Sunday A few showers along the coast. Dry elsewhere. Cool in the south. Light winds.

  • Monday A few showers on North Tropical Coast. Showers developing in far SW. Sunny elsewhere.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 23/05 Tue 24/05 Wed 25/05

33.8°C

Camooweal
Hottest

33.0°C

Coconut Island

33.0°C

Kowanyama Ap

33.3°C

Scherger RAAF

38.5°C

Century Mine

18.9°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

0.3°C

Stanthorpe

-4.4°C

Stanthorpe

-2.6°C

Stanthorpe

-4.4°C

Stanthorpe

N 44km/h

Cape Moreton
Windiest

57km/h

Bougainville Reef

50km/h

Willis Island

44km/h

Cape Moreton
-
no rain last hr Wettest

42.0mm

Macknade Sugar Mill

57.0mm

Southwell

49.0mm

Mornington Island

49.0mm

Mornington Island
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

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Weather News

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13:37 EST

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Broken Hill Flying Doctors helping isolated Australians for 80 years

10:46 EST

As drought bites hard on large parts of remote Australia, taking its toll on the health and finances of isolated communities, the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) is more important than ever.