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Queensland Forecast

  • Tuesday Heavy rain/storms over northeast tropics. Generally dry elsewhere. Few showers on coast.

  • Wednesday Heavy rain/storms over Peninsula/Gulf Country. Light isolated showers in the east, dry elsewhere.

  • Thursday Light scattered showers along the southeast coast. Storms in the north, hot and sunny in the west.

  • Friday A few showers/storms, mainly far north and SE. Sunny inland and hot.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 06/02 Sun 07/02 Mon 08/02

33.2°C

Lake Julius
Hottest

39.0°C

Julia Creek Ap

40.8°C

Julia Creek Ap

41.0°C

Julia Creek Ap

43.3°C

Birdsville Ap

16.1°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

15.0°C

Stanthorpe

13.3°C

Stanthorpe
 

11.2°C

Stanthorpe

SE 57km/h

Cape Moreton
Windiest

70km/h

Cape Moreton

72km/h

Cape Moreton

68km/h

Cape Moreton
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no rain last hr Wettest

86.0mm

Clare

82.6mm

Middle Is
 

252.0mm

Mount Jukes
Queensland's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.3°C at
Boulia Ap in 1915
Lowest 0.0°C at
Samford Csiro in 1987
Highest 34.4°C at
Normanton PO in 1962
Lowest 3.3°C at
Stanthorpe in 1964
Highest 907.0mm at
Crohamhurst in 1893

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Weather News

Perth heatwave putting city's water supplies under pressure

23:43 EDT

As Perth sweats through a severe heatwave, pressure is mounting on the city's dwindling water supplies.

BoM given one day's notice about CSIRO restructure

20:14 EDT

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) and the Australian Antarctic Division say they were given just one day's notice about a major CSIRO restructure that could impact joint projects.

Farmers say they are let down by weather bureau staff cuts

17:25 EDT

Farmers in western New South Wales say they feel let down by the government, after changes to the Bureau of Meteorology regional offices.