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Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Saturday Isolated light showers on north tropical coast. Mostly sunny elsewhere, warm in west.

  • Sunday Isolated light showers on north tropical coast. Mostly sunny elsewhere. Warm, gusty winds in west.

  • Monday Warm and sunny in the north and east. Cold and gusty change in the south.

  • Tuesday One or two light showers along the southeast coast. Otherwise mostly sunny. Warm in the north.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 29/07 Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07

24.3°C

Coconut Island
Hottest

33.8°C

Kowanyama Ap

32.9°C

Kowanyama Ap

32.0°C

Weipa Ap

2.5°C

Stanthorpe
Coldest

-1.7°C

Kingaroy Ap

-2.2°C

Stanthorpe
 

SE 46km/h

Lihou Reef
Windiest

79km/h

Bougainville Reef

72km/h

Arlington Reef

64km/h

Arlington Reef
-
no rain last hr Wettest

21.0mm

Lockhart River Ap

10.4mm

Tree House Creek
 
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Saturday August 1, 2015
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
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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Weather News

July wrap up around the grounds

16:19 EST

The month of July was quite dynamic across the nation, with some particularly strong cold fronts which delivered low level snow as far north as the Border Ranges, and spells of prolonged dry and warm conditions, particularly along the east coast.

Widespread rain to quench thirsty West Australian crops

16:02 EST

Widespread, drenching rain across many parts of Western Australia's agricultural region, brings a smile to the faces of local farmers.

The Photo Fence: Artists capture Darwin homeowners' love affair with high fences

15:20 EST

Some encase Darwin's homes in a gnarled mesh vestige while others stand like spiked watchmen separating the street from those living inside.