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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Thursday Isolated coastal showers, thundery in the north. Widespread heat in the west, warm in the east.

  • Friday Possible coastal shower, dry elsewhere. Very hot north, west and south. Warm in the east.

  • Saturday Hot and stormy in the south and southwest. Cloudy in the west, sunnier in the far east.

  • Sunday Very hot in the west grading to warm in the east. Cloudy in the southwest, sunnier in the far east.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 11/12 Tue 12/12 Wed 13/12

38.7°C

Birdsville Ap
Hottest

42.4°C

Camooweal

43.0°C

Bedourie

44.0°C

Birdsville Ap

44.0°C

Birdsville Ap

20.0°C

Toowoomba Ap
Coldest

12.5°C

Stanthorpe

13.0°C

Gatton

18.0°C

Logan City

0.0°C

Stanthorpe

N 37km/h

Ballera Gas Field
Windiest

75km/h

Lucinda Point

94km/h

Burketown Ap

64km/h

Gannet Cay
-
no rain last hr Wettest

30.6mm

Ravenswood

29.0mm

Burketown Ap

0.0mm

Collinsville

148.0mm

Pacific Haven
Queensland's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.5°C at
Birdsville Police Station in 1972
Lowest 13.0°C at
Stanthorpe in 2011
Highest 33.9°C at
Windorah in 1963
Lowest 0.0°C at
Stanthorpe in 2014
Highest 539.0mm at
Innisfail in 1903

Queensland Daily Summaries

Thursday December 14, 2017
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Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
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10:00 EDT

Authorities have issued a total fire ban for Sydney today as the city's residents brace for the warmest day so far this season.

Sydney weather: Temperatures forecast to push past 40C in western parts of the city

06:46 EDT

Temperatures in Sydney's west are expected to soar above 40 degrees Celsius today, while the city's east should be spared thanks to a sea breeze.

What is a heatwave?

15:40 EDT

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