-1.4C! Coldest morning of the year in parts of Qld


A big chill was promised to Queenslanders this morning, and it's a big chill that was definitely delivered.

If you're waking up this morning feeling a need to stay a little longer under the covers it's not just you, parts of the state are having their coldest morning of the year so far.

While the jury is still out on if today will mark the coldest day of the year for the whole state, places like Roma, Coolongatta and Toowoomba have all experienced record lows not seen there since August last year.

"You're definitely seeing morning temps not seen since August time last year," BOM Meteorologist Kimba Wong said this morning.

"There haven't been any official reports of frost just yet, but going off enhanced satellite images we believe there is.

"I think it's still a bit early to call it yet, but a lot of places are having their coldest mornings of the year."

We should have an official call sometime this morning.



Roma: -1.4 C

Dalby: -0.2 C

Wellcamp Airport: 0.1 C

Applethorpe 0.3 C

Kingaroy 0.4 C

Greenbank: 1.5 C

Toowoomba 2.8 C

Coolangatta 4.3 C

Sunshine Coast Airport 4.4 C

Brisbane Airport 7.1 C