Queensland Weather

Qld
Fri 16:09 EST
Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Saturday Mostly sunny, hot in the east. Sunny, hot in the west.

  • Sunday Clearing shower, warm-to-very warm in the southeast. Mostly sunny, very warm in the northeast. Mostly sunny, hot in the northwest. Sunny, hot in the southwest.

  • Monday Clearing shower, warm-to-very warm in the southeast. Mostly sunny, very warm in the northeast. Sunny, hot in the west.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, warm-to-very warm in the southeast. Showers/storms, very warm in the northeast. Sunny, hot in the west.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 04/12 Thu 05/12 Fri 06/12

29.3°C

Carters Bore
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

41.4°C

Normanton
Avg: Rec:

43.2°C

Normanton
Avg: Rec:

43.0°C

Julia Creek Ap
Avg: Rec:

43.2°C

Normanton
Avg: Rec:

13.0°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

5.5°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:

8.5°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:
 

5.5°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:

NNW 37km/h

Rundle Island
Windiest

53km/h

Dalby Ap

64km/h

Cloncurry Ap

59km/h

Townsville Air Weapons Range
-
no rain last hr Wettest

21.0mm

Amberley
Avg: Rec:
- -

52.0mm

Piccaninny Plains Station
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

143.0mm

North Head
Avg: Rec:
- -
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
23 33 50% 1-5mm Nil NNE 20 49 NE 34 52
Increasing sunshine
21 32 10% < 1mm Nil NE 17 52 NNE 29 46
Possible shower
23 33 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 12 61 SE 23 59
Mostly sunny
25 42 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 24 18 W 17 7
Sunny
25 43 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 25 25 WSW 10 11
Mostly sunny
20 33 50% < 1mm Nil E 14 60 E 15 57
Mostly sunny
25 42 50% 1-5mm Nil NE 15 20 ESE 15 11
Mostly sunny
22 36 5% < 1mm Nil E 13 47 E 19 32
Mostly sunny
26 42 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 16 11 SW 26 6
Possible shower
19 35 80% 1-5mm Nil NNE 20 46 N 17 22
Mostly sunny
24 33 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 16 58 ENE 26 53
Possible shower
25 33 80% 5-10mm Nil ESE 11 71 W 21 61
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Weather News

Queensland weather stokes bushfires, leading to emergency warning north of Lowood

00:20 EDT

A number of fires have broken out in South-East Queensland on Friday afternoon amid a severe heatwave, with the community of Redbank Creek, north-west of Brisbane, told to leave immediately.

Heatwave hits eastern Queensland as outback air mass heads towards coast

17:58 EDT

A heatwave is gripping eastern Queensland, where some communities will sweat through temperatures up to 12 degrees Celsius above average today and tomorrow.

Australia's drought may be causing New Zealand's glaciers to turn red

17:21 EDT

The drought gripping eastern Australia is having consequences as far as 2,000 kilometres away, with the ice on New Zealand glaciers turning red and pink.