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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers and storms in southeast and central. Warm and mostly sunny elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Showers and storms in the north and east. Warm and mostly sunny elsewhere.

  • Thursday Thundery showers in the central east. Dry and warm in the south and west.

  • Friday Showers and storms in the east. Hot and dry in the west.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 30/04 Sun 01/05 Mon 02/05

35.3°C

Burketown Ap
Hottest

38.4°C

Century Mine

38.5°C

Lake Julius

39.0°C

Century Mine

39.0°C

Century Mine

19.2°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

11.3°C

Stanthorpe

9.8°C

Stanthorpe

9.5°C

Thargomindah Ap

9.5°C

Thargomindah Ap

SW 27km/h

May Downs
Windiest

48km/h

Bougainville Reef

53km/h

Roma Ap

66km/h

Gatton
-
no rain last hr Wettest

65.7mm

Rainbow Beach

62.0mm

Shaws Corner

48.0mm

Beerburrum

48.0mm

Beerburrum
Queensland's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 39.5°C at
Toorak in 1981
Lowest 6.9°C at
Stanthorpe in 1969
Highest 28.0°C at
Coconut Island in 2001
Lowest -6.8°C at
Stanthorpe in 2006
Highest 318.8mm at
Mackay Ap in 1955

Queensland Monthly Summaries

May 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
19 20.0 +7.2 24.6 +1.0 29.6 28
34 21.0 +6.9 34 30.4 +5.6 12.2 18
71 23.4 +3.5 71 30.7 +3.1 72 2.6 3
72 18.5 +9.6 72 28.1 +4.8 18.4 59
48 21.8 +9.9 48 36.0 +9.0 0.0 0
54 22.0 +4.9 54 28.0 +3.8 54 0.2 0
47 20.1 +6.3 47 37.4 +9.6 0.0 0
74 20.8 +6.6 75 32.6 +6.6 76 0.0 0
14 17.4 +6.6 25.7 +1.7 0.2 1
17 16.4 +6.5 17 25.4 +5.8 17 6.0 17
73 22.0 +4.4 74 31.2 +3.6 0.0 0
23.5 +2.2 22 34.0 +2.2 8.8 50
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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