Darling Downs and Granite Belt Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast updated at 4:36 pm EST on Wednesday 16 April 2014.

Weather Situation

A weak surface trough extends from the Gulf Country down to the southeast interior. A high pressure system south of Tasmania is pushing dry air across Queensland's interior. A new high should build over South Australia later in the week, spreading dry air further northwards across Queensland.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Mostly clear. Isolated showers in the north during the late afternoon and evening. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Thursday 17 April

Mostly sunny. Winds south to southwesterly and light. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Fire Danger - High

UV Alert from 9:00 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Dalby 13 26
Mostly sunny. Goondiwindi 12 26
Partly cloudy. Toowoomba 11 22
Partly cloudy. Warwick 9 24
Mostly sunny. Stanthorpe 7 21

Friday 18 April

Sunny. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Saturday 19 April

Sunny. Light winds becoming southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Sunday 20 April

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly and light becoming west to southwesterly during the morning then becoming south to southeasterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Thursday.

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