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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Wednesday Slow moving rain in southwest. Partly cloudy but warm elsewhere. Sea breezes.

  • Thursday Showers in the southwest. Isolated showers along the coast.

  • Friday Rain over the south and west. Showers along coast. Warm in the east. Strong winds in the south.

  • Saturday Heavy rain & gusty winds over south and east. Dry and mostly dunny in the west..

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 28/08 Mon 29/08 Tue 30/08

25.8°C

Coconut Island
Hottest

33.7°C

Kowanyama Ap

34.6°C

Century Mine

34.0°C

Weipa Ap

35.8°C

Coen Ap

5.5°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

-1.3°C

Stanthorpe

5.5°C

Kingaroy Ap
 

-3.7°C

Stanthorpe

ESE 42km/h

Bougainville Reef
Windiest

57km/h

Bougainville Reef

62km/h

Willis Island

62km/h

Ballera Gas Field
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Emu Vale

4.0mm

Michael Creek
 

219.0mm

Russell River
Queensland's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 38.5°C at
Bedourie in 2009
Lowest 1.0°C at
Warwick Dragon St in 1990
Highest 26.8°C at
Horn Island in 2010
Lowest -9.4°C at
Mitchell in 1979
Highest 529.2mm at
Rainbow Beach in 2007

Queensland Monthly Summaries

August 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
11.0 +1.3 21.9 -0.0 26.2 60
11.8 +1.0 23.5 +0.1 21.6 63
18.5 +1.1 26.8 +0.2 40.2 151
7.4 +1.6 21.0 -1.0 67.4 340
9.3 +0.8 23.4 -2.7 28.2 252
15.4 +1.4 22.7 +0.1 50.0 162
11.5 +1.3 27.0 -0.3 8.8 251
12.9 +2.2 24.5 -0.3 10.4 37
8.9 +0.7 21.6 -1.3 15.2 165
7.8 +0.3 18.2 -0.4 54.8 168
16.1 +1.4 26.1 +0.1 21.2 131
20.1 +1.4 32.8 +0.8 0.4 7
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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Wet winter almost over for Tasmania

11:25 EST

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