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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Cold morning over southern inland. Chance of odd light shower on tropical coast.

  • Wednesday Cold morning then mostly sunny inland. Isolated showers along coast.

  • Thursday Cloud increasing inland but generally dry. Isolated showers along coast.

  • Friday Patchy rain and chance of thunder in south. Cool to mild and mostly sunny in the west.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 04/07 Sun 05/07 Mon 06/07

24.1°C

Lihou Reef
Hottest

31.4°C

Coconut Island

32.4°C

Scherger RAAF

32.0°C

Weipa Ap

32.7°C

Kowanyama Ap

4.5°C

Oakey Ap
Coldest

-1.0°C

Stanthorpe

-1.9°C

Stanthorpe
 

-3.9°C

Stanthorpe

ESE 38km/h

Holmes Rf
Windiest

61km/h

Lihou Reef

55km/h

Frederick Rf

53km/h

Holmes Rf
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.8mm

Bingil Bay

7.0mm

South Johnstone
 

82.0mm

Powerline
Queensland's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.7°C at
Urandangie in 1996
Lowest 2.4°C at
Wallangarra in 1984
Highest 26.4°C at
Willis Island in 1962
Lowest -10.6°C at
Hermitage in 1965
Highest 384.3mm at
Nambour in 1973

Queensland Rainfall Bulletin

Tuesday July 7, 2015
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Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
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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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