Southeast Coast Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Wednesday 7 December 2022.

Weather Situation

A trough over southwestern Queensland is moving eastwards, pushing offshore of the southeast Queensland coast by late on Thursday, before stalling about central parts of the state on Friday, weakening, and being pushed back inland. A ridge will push in behind the trough, extending from a high moving into the Great Australian Bight. Another trough will enter the southwest of the state late in the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Mostly clear. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm later this evening, possibly severe. Light winds.

Thursday 8 December

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the early morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Light winds becoming northwest to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 37.

Fire Danger - High

Sun protection 7:30am to 3:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible early storm. Showers. Beaudesert 19 37
Possible early storm. Showers. Brisbane 21 37
Partly cloudy. Gatton 19 37
Possible shower or storm. Ipswich 19 39
Possible early storm. Showers. Logan Central 20 37
Possible morning storm. Maroochydore 20 35
Possible morning storm. Redcliffe 21 35
Possible early storm. Showers. Surfers Paradise 21 32

Friday 9 December

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then tending easterly in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

Saturday 10 December

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers about the southern border ranges, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Sunday 11 December

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

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

Product IDQ10090