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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Monday Isolated coastal showers, mainly in the north. Dry, sunny and windy elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Isolated coastal shower in the far north. Dry and sunny elsewhere, windy in the north.

  • Wednesday Isolated showers along the north and south coasts. Warm to very warm throughout.

  • Thursday Isolated showers about the coast and ranges. Dry and sunny elsewhere, warm throughout.

  • Friday Gusty with showers in the E, dry in the W. Very warm in the NW, grading mild to the SE.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 18/05 Sat 19/05 Sun 20/05

33.4°C

Coconut Island
Hottest

32.9°C

Coconut Island

34.0°C

Coconut Island

35.0°C

Coconut Island

36.0°C

Burketown Ap

18.8°C

Toowoomba Ap
Coldest

-0.8°C

Stanthorpe

-0.4°C

Stanthorpe

-4.0°C

Stanthorpe

-4.0°C

Stanthorpe

SE 62km/h

Bougainville Reef
Windiest

74km/h

Bougainville Reef

74km/h

Bougainville Reef

75km/h

Bougainville Reef
-
no rain last hr Wettest

13.6mm

Willis Island

33.0mm

Innisfail

50.0mm

Barcaldine

50.0mm

Barcaldine
Queensland's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.9°C at
Georgetown Ap in 2017
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 2018
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
13.5 +0.5 24.2 +0.6 24.6 24
14.5 +0.3 26.2 +1.4 11.2 16
20.6 +0.7 28.7 +1.0 24.0 26
8.6 -0.4 25.0 +1.6 0.2 1
12.3 +0.2 26.9 -0.2 0.0 0
17.6 +0.4 25.1 +0.9 18.8 18
15.0 +1.2 28.6 +0.6 0.2 2
15.4 +1.1 27.9 +1.9 9.2 20
11.0 +0.0 24.4 +0.3 0.0 0
10.1 +0.1 21.1 +1.2 20 6.2 16
17.8 +0.1 29.0 +1.3 1.2 4
22.1 +0.7 31.7 -0.2 0.4 2
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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