Darling Downs Weather

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Darling Downs Forecast

  • Wednesday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the east during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning, possibly severe in the east. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW in the morning then tending N/NE in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 41.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to 23 to 28 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 39.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 37.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 36.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower near the New South Wales border, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Issued Tue 19:00 EST

Darling Downs Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Thunderstorms
24 31 70% 1-5mm Nil NE 20 71 NE 14 54
Mostly cloudy
22 30 30% < 1mm Nil NE 14 71 ENE 14 46
Mostly sunny
22 34 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 18 64 E 16 39
Possible shower
24 33 40% < 1mm Nil NE 17 72 NE 12 54
Mostly cloudy
23 31 30% < 1mm Nil NE 13 71 ENE 9 51
Mostly cloudy
21 29 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 14 74 ENE 14 53
Mostly sunny
24 34 20% < 1mm Nil NE 14 68 ENE 13 43
Mostly sunny
23 31 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 20 73 ENE 18 51
Mostly sunny
22 33 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 19 69 E 18 46
Clearing shower
21 29 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 15 72 ENE 16 50
Possible shower
19 28 40% 1-5mm Nil ENE 7 74 NE 7 54
Thunderstorms
22 30 60% 1-5mm Nil NE 12 73 NE 10 57
Mostly sunny
21 29 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 20 79 ENE 24 53
Clearing shower
23 31 40% < 1mm Nil NE 17 70 NE 12 48
Mostly sunny
21 32 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 12 69 ENE 16 46
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