Queensland Weather Forecast

Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters
Issued: Tuesday, 31 May 10:00AM
Forecast for Tuesday, 31 May
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 1 June
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres north of Creal Reef. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers in the afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Thursday, 2 June
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres north of Creal Reef. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

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: Tuesday, 31 May 10:00AM
Forecast for Tuesday, 31 May
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore during the morning and early afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Wednesday, 1 June
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore during the day.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather: 30% chance of a shower in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon.
Forecast for Thursday, 2 June
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Weather: Sunny.
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: Tuesday, 31 May 10:00AM
Forecast for Tuesday, 31 May
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore during the day.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower offshore, near zero chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Wednesday, 1 June
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Thursday, 2 June
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower.
Torres Strait Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Torres Strait
Issued: Tuesday, 31 May 10:00AM
Forecast for Tuesday, 31 May
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore east of Cape York in the late morning.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Wednesday, 1 June
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Forecast for Thursday, 2 June
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres west of Cape York. Swell: Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon or evening.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville
Issued: Tuesday, 31 May 10:00AM
Forecast for Tuesday, 31 May
Winds: East to southeasterly 20 to 25 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 2 to 2.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.
Forecast for Wednesday, 1 June
Winds: Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching 30 knots at times south of Cape Grenville.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Thursday, 2 June
Winds: Southeasterly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Cooktown Coast: Cape Melville to Cape Tribulation Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Cooktown Coast: Cape Melville to Cape Tribulation
Issued: Tuesday, 31 May 10:00AM
Forecast for Tuesday, 31 May
Winds: Easterly 15 to 20 knots turning southeasterly 20 to 25 knots in the late morning.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Forecast for Wednesday, 1 June
Winds: Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots at times north of Cape Flattery.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 2 to 2.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.
Forecast for Thursday, 2 June
Winds: Southeasterly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell
Issued: Tuesday, 31 May 10:00AM
Forecast for Tuesday, 31 May
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres north of Cairns. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Forecast for Wednesday, 1 June
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Cairns during the morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Forecast for Thursday, 2 June
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen
Issued: Tuesday, 31 May 10:00AM
Forecast for Tuesday, 31 May
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower inshore, near zero chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Wednesday, 1 June
Winds: Easterly 15 to 20 knots turning southeasterly during the morning and early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the evening.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres by early evening. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.
Forecast for Thursday, 2 June
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence
Issued: Tuesday, 31 May 10:00AM
Forecast for Tuesday, 31 May
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots north of Hamilton Island.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 1 June
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore between Hamilton Island and Mackay during the afternoon. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Thursday, 2 June
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters
Issued: Tuesday, 31 May 10:00AM
Forecast for Tuesday, 31 May
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 1 June
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres north of Creal Reef. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers in the afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Thursday, 2 June
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres north of Creal Reef. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads
Issued: Tuesday, 31 May 10:00AM
Forecast for Tuesday, 31 May
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore north of Cape Capricorn during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 1 June
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly 15 to 20 knots early in the morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore north of Cape Capricorn. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Forecast for Thursday, 2 June
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Hervey Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Hervey Bay
Issued: Tuesday, 31 May 10:00AM
Forecast for Tuesday, 31 May
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Wednesday, 1 June
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Forecast for Thursday, 2 June
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Fraser Island Coast: Sandy Cape to Double Island Point Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Fraser Island Coast: Sandy Cape to Double Island Point
Issued: Tuesday, 31 May 10:00AM
Forecast for Tuesday, 31 May
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 1 June
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Forecast for Thursday, 2 June
Winds: Southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Sunshine Coast Waters: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Sunshine Coast Waters: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton
Issued: Tuesday, 31 May 10:00AM
Forecast for Tuesday, 31 May
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower later tonight.
Forecast for Wednesday, 1 June
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Forecast for Thursday, 2 June
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending easterly during the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Moreton Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Moreton Bay
Issued: Tuesday, 31 May 10:00AM
Forecast for Tuesday, 31 May
Winds: South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning east to southeasterly in the middle of the day.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower later tonight.
Forecast for Wednesday, 1 June
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning easterly in the middle of the day.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Thursday, 2 June
Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots tending southeasterly during the morning.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger
Issued: Tuesday, 31 May 10:00AM
Forecast for Tuesday, 31 May
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower late this afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Wednesday, 1 June
Winds: South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to southeasterly below 10 knots during the afternoon and evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Forecast for Thursday, 2 June
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Weather Forecast supplied by the Bureau of Meteorology