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Queensland Forecast

  • Saturday A few showers, mainly far north and Central Coast. Heat spreading throughout. Humid.

  • Sunday Mostly dry. Chance shower on tropical coasts. Hot throughout. Afternoon coastal seabreezes.

  • Monday Warm along the coasts, hot inland. Sunny except for isolated showers far north.

  • Tuesday A few showers/storms far north and SE. Hot and humid inland.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 10/02 Thu 11/02 Fri 12/02

35.4°C

Birdsville Ap
Hottest

41.9°C

Birdsville Ap

42.6°C

Birdsville Ap

44.0°C

Birdsville Ap

44.0°C

Birdsville Ap

19.9°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

14.3°C

Stanthorpe

14.4°C

Warwick
 

11.2°C

Stanthorpe

S 57km/h

Double Is Pt
Windiest

70km/h

Hamilton Island Ap

64km/h

Thargomindah Ap

81km/h

Double Is Pt
-
no rain last hr Wettest

90.2mm

Normanton

79.0mm

Horn Island
 

181.4mm

Coconut 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 Monthly Summaries

February 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
21.5 +0.4 30.0 +1.1 18.2 15
22.0 +0.6 30.6 +0.6 102.0 65
71 25.7 +1.9 32.9 +1.7 72 20.6 5
21.2 -0.1 32.7 -1.1 13.8 20
22.9 +0.4 34.8 -0.9 45.6 57
54 24.9 +1.5 30.9 +1.3 219.6 67
23.2 -0.1 36.0 +0.7 63.6 62
23.2 +1.1 32.5 +1.3 228.2 158
24.5 +0.4 35.7 -0.4 38.8 71
18.1 +0.6 27.1 -0.1 37.4 33
73 26.2 +2.0 32.5 +1.4 84.0 28
24.9 +0.8 32.2 +0.8 21 98.6 18
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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Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.

Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle

17:06 EDT

A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.