The Central Highlands region enjoys a sub-tropical, sub-humid climate with nearly half of its annual rainfall falling in the summer months of December through to February. Cooling off in the lovely summer months is not a problem as our townships are surrounded by dams, lakes, and rivers should you fancy a cool dip or enjoy water sports…
Our weather information is taken from climatology measurements for Emerald available on the Bureau of Meteorology website. It gives a good picture of what to expect across the Central Highlands region.
If you are interested in more detailed weather information, townships within Central Highlands where the Bureau collects detailed weather information include:
For the latest information on weather road conditions:
- Listen to your local radio station.
- Call 13 19 40.
- For main roads visit www.131940.qld.gov.au.
- For local roads in the Central Highlands visit the CHRC website www.centralhighlands.qld.gov.au or keep in touch with the Central Highlands Regional Council facebook page.
- For local roads outside the Central Highlands region contact the local government office for the roads you are traveling on.
For weather information:
Other useful information sources include: