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Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Thursday Hot in the west. Warm on in the east. Showers and storms in the south. Heavy showers SE.

  • Friday Hot in north & east. Cooler change in west & south. Showers/thunderstorms, mainly south & central QLD.

  • Saturday Showers and storms over inland parts. Humid. Showery onshore winds along the coast.

  • Sunday Heavy showers and storms inland, drier in the west. Showery onshore winds along the coast.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 05/12 Tue 06/12 Wed 07/12

34.6°C

Winton Ap
Hottest

45.0°C

Windorah

44.5°C

Winton Ap

31.0°C

Willis Island

46.9°C

Birdsville Ap

19.5°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

18.1°C

Stanthorpe

18.0°C

Proserpine Ap
 

10.9°C

Stanthorpe

E 29km/h

Bougainville Reef
Windiest

72km/h

Windorah

75km/h

St George Ap

62km/h

Kingaroy Ap
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no rain last hr Wettest

47.0mm

Mt Tamborine

47.0mm

Ballandean
 

68.8mm

Byrnestown
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 Sky Observations

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Weather News

Turbulent Thursday in Vic, Tas, SA

15:52 EDT

Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.

How to protect yourself from lightning strikes

15:38 EDT

It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.

Storms plaguing NSW, Qld

10:52 EDT

Storm-weary parts of southeast Queensland and northeast New South Wales are preparing for another bout of wild weather today.