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Queensland Weather

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.

  • Thursday Showers for the Channel Country and Far North. Light coastal showers abouth the S and central.

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

32.7°C

Thargomindah Ap
Hottest

43.5°C

Birdsville Ap

42.1°C

Birdsville Ap

40.6°C

Birdsville Ap

45.4°C

Ballera Gas Field

17.3°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

18.0°C

Stanthorpe

18.2°C

Mingela

16.0°C

Stanthorpe

10.6°C

Stanthorpe

ESE 42km/h

Rundle Island
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

85.0mm

Rosentreters Bridge

70.0mm

Horn Island
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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Group by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
22:20 EST
ESE 15 22 24.2 17.3 24.2 65 4 0.0 1016.4
22:20 EST
SSE 13 15 24.1 18.1 24.1 69 4 0.0 1015.1
22:20 EST
SSE 9 11 27.6 23.6 31.0 79 3 0.0 1010.9
22:20 EST
NNE 7 9 28.9 22.6 32.3 69 4 0.0 1011.0
22:20 EST
ESE 9 11 28.2 24.3 32.4 79 3 0.2 1009.5
22:20 EST
E 17 20 27.9 23.3 31.3 76 3 0.0 1012.6
22:20 EST
SSW 7 7 24.6 24.1 24.6 97 1 26.4 1009.8
22:20 EST
E 20 26 26.9 21.3 28.8 71 4 0.0 1013.2
22:20 EST
NNW 28 41 31.3 21.5 34.5 56 10 0.0 1008.9
22:20 EST
E 26 30 18.6 16.0 18.6 85 2 0.0 1019.2
22:20 EST
E 17 19 27.2 24.6 30.8 86 2 0.0 1011.4
22:20 EST
- 0 0 25.1 23.5 25.9 91 1 - 1009.2
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Weather News

Heating up across the southeastern capitals

11:19 EDT

A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.

Darwin not quite that wet (yet)

11:13 EDT

Following a good start to January 2017 rainfall, when 125mm fell during the first 48 hours of the year, conditions have been relatively dry for the Northern Territory capital.

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.