Queensland Weather Forecast

Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters
Issued: Saturday, 1 October 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 1 October
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 2 October
Winds: Northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower between Creal Reef and Gannett Cay from the late morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere.
Forecast for Monday, 3 October
Winds: Northerly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny day. 50% chance of showers in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Tuesday, 4 October
Winds: West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots shifting southeasterly 15 to 25 knots during the morning.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the evening.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning.

South East Gulf of Carpentaria: QLD-NT Border to Cape Keerweer Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for South East Gulf of Carpentaria: QLD-NT Border to Cape Keerweer
Issued: Saturday, 1 October 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 1 October
Winds: Northwest to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Kowanyama later this evening.
Forecast for Sunday, 2 October
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower north of Kowanyama, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Monday, 3 October
Winds: Northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 knots tending southerly 20 to 30 knots in the evening then tending south to southeasterly 15 to 25 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon, then increasing to 1 to 2 metres by early evening.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.
Forecast for Tuesday, 4 October
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning southerly during the afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
North East Gulf of Carpentaria: Cape Keerweer to Crab Island Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for North East Gulf of Carpentaria: Cape Keerweer to Crab Island
Issued: Saturday, 1 October 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 1 October
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower south of Cullen Point later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Sunday, 2 October
Winds: Northwest to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to northeasterly before dawn then becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Monday, 3 October
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon then tending south to southeasterly in the late evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre by early evening.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm at night.
Forecast for Tuesday, 4 October
Winds: South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to southeasterly during the morning then tending south to southeasterly during the afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Weipa during the morning.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
Torres Strait Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Torres Strait
Issued: Saturday, 1 October 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 1 October
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower offshore east of Cape York, near zero chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Sunday, 2 October
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres later in the evening.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore west of Cape York in the afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Monday, 3 October
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore west of Cape York at night.
Forecast for Tuesday, 4 October
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning easterly during the morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville
Issued: Saturday, 1 October 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 1 October
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower offshore north of Cape Grenville, near zero chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Sunday, 2 October
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots tending southeasterly in the late evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers north of Cape Grenville, 20% chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Monday, 3 October
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Tuesday, 4 October
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the day.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef during the morning.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning.
Cooktown Coast: Cape Melville to Cape Tribulation Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Cooktown Coast: Cape Melville to Cape Tribulation
Issued: Saturday, 1 October 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 1 October
Winds: Easterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 2 October
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower south of Cooktown, near zero chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Monday, 3 October
Winds: East to northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Tuesday, 4 October
Winds: East to northeasterly about 10 knots tending southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.
Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell
Issued: Saturday, 1 October 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 1 October
Winds: Northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower inshore, near zero chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Sunday, 2 October
Winds: East to northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Monday, 3 October
Winds: North to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon then decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 40% chance of showers south of Innisfail, 20% chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm at night.
Forecast for Tuesday, 4 October
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen
Issued: Saturday, 1 October 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 1 October
Winds: Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Sunday, 2 October
Winds: Northeasterly about 10 knots, increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the late evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: 30% chance of a shower in the early morning. Mostly sunny afternoon.
Forecast for Monday, 3 October
Winds: North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending north to northwesterly below 10 knots during the morning and early afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Tuesday, 4 October
Winds: South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence
Issued: Saturday, 1 October 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 1 October
Winds: East to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the late evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 2 October
Winds: North to northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon.
Forecast for Monday, 3 October
Winds: Northerly 10 to 15 knots turning west to northwesterly below 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Tuesday, 4 October
Winds: Northwest to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending southerly 15 to 20 knots during the morning then turning east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the evening.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning.
Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters
Issued: Saturday, 1 October 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 1 October
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 2 October
Winds: Northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower between Creal Reef and Gannett Cay from the late morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere.
Forecast for Monday, 3 October
Winds: Northerly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny day. 50% chance of showers in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Tuesday, 4 October
Winds: West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots shifting southeasterly 15 to 25 knots during the morning.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the evening.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning.
Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads
Issued: Saturday, 1 October 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 1 October
Winds: North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending north to northwesterly in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 2 October
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Sunny.
Forecast for Monday, 3 October
Winds: Northerly 10 to 15 knots turning northwesterly in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Agnes Water around midday.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 80% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning.
Forecast for Tuesday, 4 October
Winds: Northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots tending southerly during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore southern waters.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning.
Hervey Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Hervey Bay
Issued: Saturday, 1 October 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 1 October
Winds: Northerly 10 to 15 knots turning northwesterly below 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 2 October
Winds: Variable below 10 knots becoming northerly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Sunny.
Forecast for Monday, 3 October
Winds: Northerly 10 to 15 knots increasing to 20 knots before turning northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning.
Forecast for Tuesday, 4 October
Winds: Westerly 10 to 15 knots turning south to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning then tending northwest to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning.
Fraser Island Coast: Sandy Cape to Double Island Point Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Fraser Island Coast: Sandy Cape to Double Island Point
Issued: Saturday, 1 October 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 1 October
Winds: Northerly 10 to 15 knots turning northwesterly in the late evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 2 October
Winds: West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, tending north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day. Reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre, decreasing below 0.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to around 1 metre around midday.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Sunny.
Forecast for Monday, 3 October
Winds: Northerly 15 to 20 knots turning northwesterly in the evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Tuesday, 4 October
Winds: West to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots shifting southerly 15 to 25 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 50% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning.
Sunshine Coast Waters: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Sunshine Coast Waters: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton
Issued: Saturday, 1 October 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 1 October
Winds: Northerly 10 to 15 knots turning northwesterly in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 2 October
Winds: Northwest to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Sunny.
Forecast for Monday, 3 October
Winds: Northerly 15 to 25 knots tending northwesterly 15 to 20 knots in the evening.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning.
Forecast for Tuesday, 4 October
Winds: Southwesterly 20 to 30 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the day then becoming north to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning.
Moreton Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Moreton Bay
Issued: Saturday, 1 October 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 1 October
Winds: North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending west to northwesterly below 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 2 October
Winds: West to southwesterly below 10 knots tending northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day then tending northerly 15 to 20 knots in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Sunny.
Forecast for Monday, 3 October
Winds: Northerly 15 to 20 knots tending northwesterly in the late afternoon then tending northwest to southwesterly in the late evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning.
Forecast for Tuesday, 4 October
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Sunny.
Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger
Issued: Saturday, 1 October 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 1 October
Winds: Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Point Lookout in the evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 2 October
Winds: Westerly 10 to 15 knots becoming northerly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon. Reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Sunny.
Forecast for Monday, 3 October
Winds: North to northwesterly 15 to 25 knots turning west to southwesterly 25 to 30 knots in the late evening.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 90% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning.
Forecast for Tuesday, 4 October
Winds: Southwesterly 20 to 30 knots tending northwest to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon then tending west to northwesterly 15 to 25 knots during the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Swell: Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning.
Weather Forecast supplied by the Bureau of Meteorology