Queensland Weather

Current Warnings
 

Queensland Forecast

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, warm-to-very warm in the southeast. Showers/storms, very warm in the northeast. Showers/storms, warm in the northwest. Mostly sunny, hot in the southwest.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny, warm-to-very warm in the southeast. Showers, very warm in the northeast. Showers/storms, warm in the northwest. Mostly cloudy, hot in the southwest.

  • Friday Mostly sunny, warm-to-very warm in the southeast. Showers, very warm in the northeast. Showers/storms, warm in the northwest. Mostly sunny, hot in the southwest.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny, warm-to-very warm in the southeast. Showers increasing, very warm in the northeast. Showers/storms, warm in the northwest. Mostly sunny, hot in the southwest.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny, warm-to-very warm in the southeast. Showers/storms, very warm in the northeast. Showers, warm in the northwest. Mostly sunny, hot in the southwest.

Qld Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 26/01 Mon 27/01 Tue 28/01

37.3°C

Thargomindah Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

40.7°C

Thargomindah Ap
Avg: Rec:

41.1°C

Ballera Gas Field
Avg: Rec:

40.4°C

Birdsville Ap
Avg: Rec:

47.1°C

Birdsville Ap
Avg: Rec:

22.8°C

Mingela
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

17.0°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:

14.6°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:

17.0°C

Stanthorpe
Avg: Rec:

0.0°C

Bougainville Reef
Avg: Rec:
- -

ESE 40km/h

Urandangi
Windiest

74km/h

Windorah

66km/h

Thargomindah Ap

66km/h

Low Isles
-

2.8mm last hr

Cairns
Avg: Rec:
- -
Wettest

112.0mm

Aramac
Avg: Rec:
- -

403.0mm

Inkerman
Avg: Rec:
- -

207.6mm

Cairns Ap
Avg: Rec:

208.0mm

Cairns Ap
Avg: Rec:
Queensland's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.0°C at
Birdsville Ap in 2013
Lowest 16.2°C at
Stanthorpe in 1967
Highest 34.5°C at
Birdsville Police Station in 2003
Lowest 5.4°C at
Stanthorpe in 2010
Highest 627.4mm at
Mackay in 1918

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Weather News

Rain record broken near Townsville as a monsoonal low tracks across Queensland's north-west

10:33 EDT

Torrential rain in north Queensland has smashed a record as a tropical low in the Gulf Country brings heavy rain to northern and western parts of Queensland as it slowly moves towards the Northern Territory.

How to survive a heatwave. Tips on how to stay cool and why sleeping naked won't help during those sweaty nights

10:12 EDT

A heatwave that brewed up over inland Western Australia is making its way south and east, meaning much of Australia is about to experience sweltering temperatures.

Hot days ahead as fires burn in the ACT

09:52 EDT

Firefighters in the ACT will face rising temperatures and increasingly dangerous fire weather during the next several days, with rain unlikely to arrive until Sunday.