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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • 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.

  • Wednesday A few storms afternoon in the south and west. Very hot in central parts, warm-to-hot elsewhere.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the south and Peninsula. Isolated showers and storms in west.

  • Friday Showers and thunder for west and south. Hot throughout. Moderate SE winds in the east.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 15/12 Sat 16/12 Sun 17/12

44.7°C

Birdsville Ap
Hottest

43.2°C

Boulia Ap

44.9°C

Bedourie

45.0°C

Bedourie

47.0°C

Birdsville Ap

24.8°C

Cape Moreton
Coldest

15.4°C

Gatton

15.8°C

Thangool

14.9°C

Thangool

0.0°C

Stanthorpe

SE 38km/h

Lihou Reef
Windiest

50km/h

Longreach Ap

55km/h

Lake Julius

70km/h

Cloncurry Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

33.0mm

Weipa Ap

12.0mm

Sweers Island

12.0mm

Texas

12.0mm

Texas
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 Monthly Summaries

December 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
19.9 -0.2 28.5 +0.4 35.8 27
20.0 -0.5 29.8 +0.2 104.6 83
23.2 -0.2 32.8 +1.3 26.8 15
21.3 +0.9 35.9 +1.2 16.4 29
22.1 -0.1 38.2 +0.7 6.2 11
23.1 +0.1 29.9 -0.3 63.4 35
21.3 -1.8 39.1 +2.0 5.8 8
21.8 +0.6 31.5 -0.7 46.2 44
23.4 +0.2 36.8 +0.0 3.0 11
16.3 -0.3 26.9 -0.6 54.0 50
23.9 -0.2 32.2 +0.8 15.0 12
23.7 -0.5 34.7 +0.7 152.0 54
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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