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Queensland Forecast

  • Saturday Hot and stormy in the west and south. Cloudy in the west, sunnier in the far east.

  • Sunday Very hot in the west grading to warm in the east. Cloudy in the southwest, sunnier in the far east.

  • Monday Sunny and hot in the west, warm in the east. A few coastal showers and storms, mainly north.

  • Tuesday Very hot in the west, hot in central and warm in E. Patchy coastal showers, heaviest in the north.

  • Wednesday A few storms afternoon in the south and west. Very hot in central parts, warm-to-hot elsewhere.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 13/12 Thu 14/12 Fri 15/12

43.1°C

Phosphate Hill
Hottest

44.5°C

Birdsville Ap

44.0°C

Ballera Gas Field

43.2°C

Boulia Ap

44.5°C

Birdsville Ap

25.8°C

Cape Moreton
Coldest

12.5°C

Kingaroy Ap

13.0°C

Stanthorpe

15.0°C

Gatton

0.0°C

Stanthorpe

SE 37km/h

Frederick Rf
Windiest

64km/h

Gannet Cay

70km/h

Ballera Gas Field

50km/h

Longreach Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.8mm

South Johnstone

13.0mm

Mornington Island

33.0mm

Weipa Ap

33.0mm

Weipa Ap
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Saturday December 16, 2017
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
BUNDABERG AERO 0.6 24
WEIPA AERO 33.0 24
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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A stormy outlook for Darwin

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Unsettled spell for Perth

12:23 EDT

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'Simple' calculations predicted floodwaters in 2011, residents near Wivenhoe Dam say

09:20 EDT

Two days before floodwaters threatened the Ipswich region, west of Brisbane, in January 2011, Darren and Brad Zanow knew they had to move their belongings to higher ground.