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Queensland Forecast

  • 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. Cooler on the coasts.

  • Saturday Largely dry, except for showers on the Peninsula. Heat spreading throughout. Humid.

  • Sunday Mostly dry, excl for far north Cape York Peninsula. Hot throughout. Afternoon coastal seabreezes.

  • Monday Warm along the coasts, hot inland. Sunny except for isolated showers far north.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02
Hottest

39.9°C

Richmond

41.2°C

Birdsville Ap

41.9°C

Birdsville Ap

43.3°C

Birdsville Ap
Coldest

14.9°C

Kingaroy Ap

15.1°C

Stanthorpe

14.3°C

Stanthorpe

11.2°C

Stanthorpe
Windiest

75km/h

Arlington Reef

74km/h

Cape Moreton

70km/h

Hamilton Island Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

94.0mm

Menavale

84.6mm

Palmerville

90.2mm

Normanton

90.2mm

Normanton
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

Queensland Rainfall Bulletin

Thursday February 11, 2016
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
BUNDABERG AERO 0.8 24
CAIRNS AERO 1.2 24
MACKAY M.O 11.0 24
MOUNT ISA AERO 1.8 24
WEIPA AERO 0.8 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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