The climate of Australia varies across many different regions and timescales.
The major weather drivers in Queensland are:
- trade winds
- El Niño – Southern Oscillation
- tropical cyclones and tropical depressions
- the monsoon
- the Madden-Julian Oscillation
- the inland trough
- cut-off lows
- frontal changes
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