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Queensland Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers & storms in the tropics, central and south. Very hot in the south, hot elsewhere.

  • Thursday Showers & storms in the tropics and southeast. Very hot in the south and central, hot elsewhere.

  • Friday Showers and storms in the southeast and north. Very hot in the west, south and central areas.

  • Saturday Widespread showers and storms, heavy southeast. Very hot throughout.

  • Sunday Thunderstorms over the north, central and south. Warm in the southeast, hot elsewhere.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 15/01 Mon 16/01 Tue 17/01

41.7°C

Ballera Gas Field
Hottest

42.1°C

Bedourie

43.4°C

Ballera Gas Field

42.4°C

Thargomindah Ap

45.4°C

Ballera Gas Field

24.8°C

Scherger RAAF
Coldest

17.6°C

Stanthorpe

17.9°C

Thangool

16.3°C

Stanthorpe

10.6°C

Stanthorpe

N 40km/h

Inner Reciprocal Marker
Windiest

72km/h

Blackall

61km/h

Lucinda Point

55km/h

Burketown Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

173.0mm

Rocky Point Sugar Mill

64.0mm

Riverview

78.6mm

Low Isles

79.0mm

Low Isles
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Wednesday January 18, 2017
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
WEIPA AERO 7.2 24
CAIRNS AERO 39.2 24
MOUNT ISA AERO 2.4 24
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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