Gold Coasters wake to freezing cold temperatures

Gold Coast residents may have found themselves reaching for an extra blanket this morning, with temperatures plummeting across the city.

Canungra residents woke to one of the coldest mornings of the year, with the mercury dropping to an icy -4.2C at 6.30 AM.

On the Southern Gold Coast, people in Coolangatta shivered through 3.3C at 4.30am.


West of the coast, Beaudesert plummeted to -3.6 degrees, while Warwick dropped to a freezing cold low of -4.3 at 5.30am.

At the time of writing (7.00am), the Gold Coast Seaway was a little warmer at 8.7C.

The temps are expected to rise this morning, with an expected top of 23 degrees predicted for today.

Shanee is a full-time Digital Journalist and Social Media Content Producer. In 2014, Shanee graduated from Griffith University’s Gold Coast Campus with a Bachelor of Communications majoring in Journalism, Public Relations and Marketing. Since joining 1029 Hot Tomato, Shanee has been keeping you up to date with breaking news and everything Gold Coast on myGC. Shanee also writes and photographs for Peony & Page, a personal home, style and travel blog & Instagram alias she founded in 2015.

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