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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Thursday Heavy showers and storms in the tropics. Showers in the east.

  • Friday Showers and storms over central parts and tropics. Showers along the coast and adjacent interior.

  • Saturday Heavy rain & storms in the north. Scattered coastal showers. Hot in the southwest.

  • Sunday Showers & storms possible for south and east. Very hot in the west, cooler towards the coasts.

  • Monday Showers and storms along the eastern seaboard. A few storms over central parts. Hot in the west.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02

37.7°C

Birdsville Ap
Hottest

37.2°C

Moranbah Ap

37.9°C

Urandangi

40.7°C

Birdsville Ap

47.2°C

Thargomindah Ap

16.2°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

10.4°C

Georgetown Ap

15.8°C

Stanthorpe

9.5°C

Georgetown Ap

9.5°C

Georgetown Ap

SSE 42km/h

Gannet Cay
Windiest

53km/h

Burketown Ap

55km/h

Double Is Pt

70km/h

Hamilton Island Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

214.0mm

Sweers Island

128.0mm

Mt Sophia

158.8mm

Mornington Island

159.0mm

Mornington Island
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Thursday February 23, 2017
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
CAIRNS AERO 3.8 24
LONGREACH AERO 7.4 24
MACKAY M.O 1.0 24
MOUNT ISA AERO 0.4 24
TOWNSVILLE AERO 20.0 24
WEIPA AERO 20.4 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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