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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

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

  • Saturday Hot and stormy in the west and south. 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.

  • Monday Sunny and hot in the west, warm in the east. A few coastal showers and storms, mainly north.

  • Tuesday Very hot in the west, hot in central and warm in E. Patchy coastal showers, heaviest in the north.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 12/12 Wed 13/12 Thu 14/12

40.9°C

Cloncurry Ap
Hottest

43.0°C

Bedourie

44.5°C

Birdsville Ap

44.0°C

Ballera Gas Field

44.5°C

Birdsville Ap

23.8°C

Mingela
Coldest

13.3°C

Gatton

12.5°C

Kingaroy Ap

13.0°C

Stanthorpe

0.0°C

Stanthorpe

ESE 40km/h

Frederick Rf
Windiest

94km/h

Burketown Ap

64km/h

Gannet Cay

70km/h

Ballera Gas Field
-
no rain last hr Wettest

29.2mm

Burketown Ap

5.8mm

South Johnstone

13.0mm

Mornington Island

13.0mm

Mornington Island
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
22 30 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 16 58 ENE 19 49
Mostly sunny
21 31 60% < 1mm Nil E 19 67 E 24 55
Late shower
23 33 50% < 1mm Nil SSE 14 60 ESE 23 53
Possible thunderstorm
25 41 10% < 1mm Nil N 23 26 E 10 11
Sunny
24 41 5% < 1mm Nil NE 28 36 E 22 13
Possible shower
22 31 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 77 ESE 18 71
Possible thunderstorm
24 41 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 11 37 E 20 18
Mostly sunny
22 32 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 63 E 19 46
Mostly sunny
27 43 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 20 15 NW 13 9
Mostly sunny
17 29 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 22 68 E 21 38
Mostly sunny
24 32 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 59 E 30 56
Possible thunderstorm
24 36 50% 5-10mm Nil E 14 62 WSW 16 43
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Weather News

Second surge of heat could challenge records

10:33 EDT

Another round of intense heat is about to sweep across southern and eastern Australia, challenging December heat records for the second time in a week.

Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

18:43 EDT

Demand for ambulances has risen by 40 per cent across the Sydney metro area today, with temperatures in the western suburbs hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

How hot does it get in Australia?

14:43 EDT

With summer underway in Australia and heatwave conditions affecting a number of states this week, a lot of temperature observations are being compared to historical records.