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

Thargomindah Ap
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:

13.2°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
22 32 80% 5-10mm Nil NNE 16 49 ENE 28 60
Late shower
21 33 70% 1-5mm Nil NNE 19 48 NNE 30 49
Mostly sunny
23 34 40% < 1mm Nil SE 5 57 E 16 60
Mostly sunny
23 39 5% < 1mm Nil S 17 15 SW 24 9
Mostly sunny
26 43 40% 1-5mm Nil NE 21 25 SW 19 17
Mostly sunny
21 33 50% 1-5mm Nil ENE 11 58 ENE 16 58
Sunny
26 42 50% < 1mm Nil SSE 22 16 S 21 10
Late shower
22 38 70% 5-10mm Nil NE 11 46 ENE 18 33
Mostly sunny
24 35 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 22 14 SSW 26 8
Possible shower
19 33 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 21 48 WNW 17 34
Mostly sunny
24 33 70% < 1mm Nil ENE 14 57 NE 24 53
Possible shower
25 33 70% 1-5mm Nil E 9 70 WNW 24 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.