Queensland Weather Forecast

Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters
Issued: Friday, 29 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres north of Creal Reef.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower north of Creal Reef, near zero chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Saturday, 30 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres north of Creal Reef.
Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower north of Creal Reef in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere.
Forecast for Sunday, 31 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Creal Reef.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre through the Capricorn Channel.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

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: Friday, 29 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Kowanyama early in the morning.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell:
Weather: Sunny.
Forecast for Saturday, 30 July
Winds: South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Kowanyama early in the morning.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Swell:
Weather: Sunny.
Forecast for Sunday, 31 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning southerly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre.
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: Friday, 29 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore during the morning.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower offshore north of Cullen Point this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere.
Forecast for Saturday, 30 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower offshore north of Weipa at night. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere.
Forecast for Sunday, 31 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Torres Strait Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Torres Strait
Issued: Friday, 29 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres.
Swell: East to southeasterly 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers offshore east of Cape York, 40% chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Saturday, 30 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots east of Cape York during the day.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres.
Swell: East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Sunday, 31 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.
Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville
Issued: Friday, 29 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Southeasterly 25 to 30 knots.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, increasing to 2.5 to 3 metres outside the reef.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Saturday, 30 July
Winds: Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef, tending northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Sunday, 31 July
Winds: Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.
Cooktown Coast: Cape Melville to Cape Tribulation Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Cooktown Coast: Cape Melville to Cape Tribulation
Issued: Friday, 29 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Southeasterly 25 to 30 knots.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres outside the reef.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Cloudy. 60% chance of showers offshore, 30% chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Saturday, 30 July
Winds: Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 2 to 2.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Forecast for Sunday, 31 July
Winds: Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.
Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell
Issued: Friday, 29 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore north of Cairns.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers this evening.
Forecast for Saturday, 30 July
Winds: Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres.
Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Forecast for Sunday, 31 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen
Issued: Friday, 29 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Cape Bowling Green during the afternoon and evening.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower offshore north of Cape Bowling Green, near zero chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Saturday, 30 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Cape Bowling Green during the day.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower offshore north of Cape Bowling Green, near zero chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Sunday, 31 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.
Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence
Issued: Friday, 29 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore north of Hamilton Island.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Saturday, 30 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Sunday, 31 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore north of Hamilton Island.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.
Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters
Issued: Friday, 29 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres north of Creal Reef.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower north of Creal Reef, near zero chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Saturday, 30 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres north of Creal Reef.
Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower north of Creal Reef in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere.
Forecast for Sunday, 31 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Creal Reef.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre through the Capricorn Channel.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.
Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads
Issued: Friday, 29 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Agnes Water during the day.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower offshore south of Cape Capricorn, near zero chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Saturday, 30 July
Winds: South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to southeasterly during the afternoon and evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore north of Agnes Water during the morning.
Swell: Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Sunday, 31 July
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending south to southeasterly during the morning then tending east to southeasterly during the day.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.
Hervey Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Hervey Bay
Issued: Friday, 29 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly in the late morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Saturday, 30 July
Winds: East to southeasterly below 10 knots becoming south to southwesterly before dawn then becoming east to southeasterly in the middle of the day.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Sunday, 31 July
Winds: East to southeasterly below 10 knots becoming south to southwesterly during the morning then becoming east to northeasterly during the afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Fraser Island Coast: Sandy Cape to Double Island Point Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Fraser Island Coast: Sandy Cape to Double Island Point
Issued: Friday, 29 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre around midday.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Saturday, 30 July
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the morning then becoming east to southeasterly about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore.Southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Sunday, 31 July
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.
Sunshine Coast Waters: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Sunshine Coast Waters: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton
Issued: Friday, 29 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: South to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Saturday, 30 July
Winds: Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots early in the morning then becoming south to southeasterly 10 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: South to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower offshore north of Maroochydore.
Forecast for Sunday, 31 July
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the evening.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.
Moreton Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Moreton Bay
Issued: Friday, 29 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: West to southwesterly about 10 knots tending east to northeast 10 knots in the afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Saturday, 30 July
Winds: West to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly in the middle of the day then tending south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Sunday, 31 July
Winds: West to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly during the day then becoming northwesterly during the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger
Issued: Friday, 29 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: South to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly in the late afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: South to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Saturday, 30 July
Winds: West to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: South to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Sunday, 31 July
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.
Weather Forecast supplied by the Bureau of Meteorology