The climate of Queensland (Australia)
Queensland is a state in the north eastern part of Australia. This
state has beautiful white sand beaches. The azure blue sea and its
waves are a true paradise for surfers. However, this is not the only
reason so many people go into the water. Off the coast the 2000
kilometre long Great Barrier Reef is located. This beautiful coral
reef is a true marvel and attracts many divers each year. Queensland
is the right spot for nature lovers in any case. The tropical climate
offers for a rich animal and plant life which can be enjoyed in
national parks. Among other attractions in this area are the
Australian Zoo, home of the crocodile hunter, Daintree National Park
and a few beautiful islands off the coast. Such as Magnetic Island,
Fraser Island and the Keppel Islands. Queensland has a tropical
climate. Temperatures are constantly warm on average. Daytime
temperatures exceed 20 degrees Celsius during the summer as well as
during the winter. The climate can get damp and clammy though. From
January to April one must be prepared for the wet season. Heavy storms
and rain fall are not uncommon during this period. There is a distinct
difference between a wet and a dry season.
More climate information on Queensland
Specific climate information is available for the following places:
Gold Coast, Hervey Bay,
Noosa and Sunshine Coast.
The figures below are based on long term weather and climate records.
They are an average for Queensland:
Remark: Local deviations may occur
More climate information
Climate figures are very useful but donít present a general impression
of the climate and the eventual weather circumstances within a certain
period. The figures donít always reflect the chance of wintry weather,
extreme heat or hurricanes. That is why we offer useful extra climate
information for each month of the year:
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