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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

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

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

  • Friday Cold morning. Mostly sunny. Cool day in south. Chance light shower on SE coast.

  • Saturday Sunny and dry for most except the north coast. Frosty start for south central. Mild in the east.

  • Sunday Light showers on the southeast coast. Mostly dry and sunny elsewhere. Light winds.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08 Tue 04/08

30.6°C

Scherger RAAF
Hottest

33.4°C

Century Mine

33.1°C

Kowanyama Ap

32.0°C

Scherger RAAF

33.4°C

Century Mine

9.0°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

3.1°C

Warwick

-2.6°C

Stanthorpe

-2.3°C

Oakey Ap

-2.6°C

Stanthorpe

SW 42km/h

Frederick Rf
Windiest

55km/h

Willis Island

51km/h

Emerald Ap

61km/h

Lady Elliot Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

8.0mm

Round Mountain

1.4mm

Rewan Station

3.0mm

Beaudesert

3.4mm

Beaudesert
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 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 %
Sunny
7 20 5% < 1mm Nil SW 23 48 WNW 20 26
Sunny
7 21 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 24 50 SW 23 21
Mostly sunny
17 26 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 16 67 SSE 26 48
Sunny
-1 17 5% < 1mm Severe SSW 10 66 SSW 16 27
Sunny
3 21 5% < 1mm Moderate SE 17 41 S 17 18
Sunny
9 23 5% < 1mm Nil S 25 62 SSE 14 34
Sunny
11 23 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 23 34 SE 24 17
Sunny
8 22 5% < 1mm Nil S 18 45 SSW 19 15
Mostly sunny
4 18 5% < 1mm Slight S 5 56 SW 19 29
Sunny
3 13 5% < 1mm Moderate SW 28 59 SW 30 35
Mostly sunny
15 26 5% < 1mm Nil S 19 34 E 21 23
Mostly sunny
17 32 5% < 1mm Nil SE 8 71 ESE 13 32
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