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Queensland Forecast

  • Sunday Isolated light showers on north tropical coast. Mostly sunny elsewhere. Warm, gusty winds in west.

  • Monday Warm in nth & east. Light showers nth & sth coasts. Colder, gusty change crossing west and south.

  • Tuesday The odd light shower in east, mainly south coast. Mostly sunny in west, cool in south. Warm in north.

  • Wednesday Cold morning. Mostly sunny. Cool day on south. Isolated light showers on the north coast.

  • Thursday Cod morning. Mostly sunny. Cool day on south. Isolated light showers on the far north coast.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08

32.3°C

Urandangi
Hottest

32.9°C

Kowanyama Ap

32.8°C

Kowanyama Ap

32.6°C

Kowanyama Ap

33.3°C

Century Mine

17.4°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

-2.2°C

Stanthorpe

-1.2°C

Stanthorpe

0.4°C

Stanthorpe

-1.2°C

Stanthorpe

SE 35km/h

Horn Island
Windiest

72km/h

Arlington Reef

64km/h

Arlington Reef

61km/h

Bougainville Reef
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.4mm

Tree House Creek

11.2mm

Port Douglas

7.2mm

Horn Island

7.2mm

Horn Island
Queensland's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 38.5°C at
Bedourie in 2009
Lowest 1.0°C at
Warwick Dragon St in 1990
Highest 26.8°C at
Horn Island in 2010
Lowest -9.4°C at
Mitchell in 1979
Highest 529.2mm at
Rainbow Beach in 2007

Queensland Rainfall Bulletin

Sunday August 2, 2015
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
CAIRNS AERO 0.2 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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Weather News

I thought it was supposed to be winter?

16:29 EST

Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.

Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.