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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Sunday Showers/storms, intense in central Qld. Very hot in west. Cooler in SE. Hot elsewhere.

  • Monday Showers/storms, intense in central & northern Qld. Mild in SE. Hot in west & nth, very hot far west.

  • Tuesday Thunderstorms in the south and west. Enhanced tropical storms in the ext. north.

  • Wednesday Isolated showers in the south, storms for tropics. Very hot in the southwest grading warm to coast.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 19/01 Fri 20/01 Sat 21/01

31.4°C

Cloncurry Ap
Hottest

43.5°C

Birdsville Ap

42.1°C

Birdsville Ap

40.0°C

Blackwater

45.4°C

Ballera Gas Field

16.9°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

18.0°C

Stanthorpe

18.2°C

Mingela
 

10.6°C

Stanthorpe

SE 46km/h

Cape Moreton
Windiest

68km/h

Oakey Ap

85km/h

St George Ap

74km/h

Longreach Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

108.0mm

Abingdon Downs

52.0mm

Dunvegan
 

351.0mm

Tung Oil
Queensland's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.0°C at
Birdsville Ap in 2013
Lowest 16.2°C at
Stanthorpe in 1967
Highest 34.5°C at
Birdsville Police Station in 2003
Lowest 5.4°C at
Stanthorpe in 2010
Highest 627.4mm at
Mackay in 1918

Queensland Monthly Summaries

January 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
19 23.1 +1.9 29.8 +0.8 50.0 35
34 23.0 +1.6 31.5 +1.3 56.4 32
24.4 +0.7 31.9 +0.4 363.8 92
25.0 +3.2 37.6 +2.6 55.2 74
24.6 +1.6 37.8 +0.8 17.4 22
24.3 +0.7 30.7 +0.6 367.6 132
24.1 +0.4 35.1 -1.3 144.4 127
23.5 +1.4 33.3 +1.4 71.6 54
13 28.7 +3.3 41.3 +2.9 4.0 11
17 19.5 +2.0 17 30.4 +2.3 86.0 83
25.4 +1.1 32.4 +1.0 138.4 51
24.2 +0.0 31.4 -0.5 406.2 80
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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Weather News

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.

Stormy conditions again for Aotearoa

11:51 EDT

Another intense low pressure system is set to impact New Zealand from this evening, with heavy rain and severe gales forecast.

Kimberley cattle country soaked by January rains in great start to season

18:55 EDT

Cattle stations in the Kimberley region of Western Australia have had an extremely wet start to 2017.