Queensland Weather Forecast

Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters
Issued: Monday, 5 December 4:45AM
Forecast for Monday, 5 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Tuesday, 6 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 7 December
Winds: East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the morning.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.

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: Monday, 5 December 4:45AM
Forecast for Monday, 5 December
Winds: Southeast to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots becoming variable 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon and evening inshore seabreezes.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower offshore north of Kowanyama, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore north of Kowanyama this morning.
Forecast for Tuesday, 6 December
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeast to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots before dawn. Winds becoming variable 10 to 15 knots with afternoon and evening inshore sea breezes.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Wednesday, 7 December
Winds: North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending northwest to southwesterly during the evening. Afternoon and evening inshore sea breezes 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres south of Kowanyama during the morning.
Swell:
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: Monday, 5 December 4:45AM
Forecast for Monday, 5 December
Winds: Southeast to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Winds becoming variable 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon and evening with inshore sea breezes.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning.
Forecast for Tuesday, 6 December
Winds: Southeast to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Winds becoming variable 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon and evening with inshore sea breezes.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Wednesday, 7 December
Winds: Northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon then becoming northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the evening. Afternoon and evening inshore sea breezes 10 to 15 knots south of Cullen Point.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower.
Torres Strait Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Torres Strait
Issued: Monday, 5 December 4:45AM
Forecast for Monday, 5 December
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres by early evening.
Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm this morning.
Forecast for Tuesday, 6 December
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Forecast for Wednesday, 7 December
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville
Issued: Monday, 5 December 4:45AM
Forecast for Monday, 5 December
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning easterly in the evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers north of Cape Grenville, 30% chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Cape Grenville this morning.
Forecast for Tuesday, 6 December
Winds: Easterly 15 to 20 knots turning southeasterly early in the morning.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres south of Cape Sidmouth.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers north of Cape Grenville, 30% chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Wednesday, 7 December
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning easterly during the evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres south of Cape Sidmouth.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 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: Monday, 5 December 4:45AM
Forecast for Monday, 5 December
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning easterly in the late evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Tuesday, 6 December
Winds: Easterly 15 to 20 knots tending southeasterly before dawn.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Wednesday, 7 December
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning easterly during the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower.
Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell
Issued: Monday, 5 December 4:45AM
Forecast for Monday, 5 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the late morning and afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Cairns.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Tuesday, 6 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly during the morning. Winds reaching up to 20 knots inshore during the morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Cairns.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 7 December
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen
Issued: Monday, 5 December 4:45AM
Forecast for Monday, 5 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots with inshore afternoon sea breezes reaching 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Tuesday, 6 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots with inshore afternoon northeasterly sea breezes reaching 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 7 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots turning northeasterly during the afternoon and reaching 15 to 20 knots inshore.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence
Issued: Monday, 5 December 4:45AM
Forecast for Monday, 5 December
Winds: East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times with inshore afternoon sea breezes.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Tuesday, 6 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots with inshore afternoon northeasterly sea breezes reaching 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 7 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots turning northeasterly during the morning and reaching 15 to 20 knots inshore in the afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters
Issued: Monday, 5 December 4:45AM
Forecast for Monday, 5 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Tuesday, 6 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 7 December
Winds: East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the morning.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads
Issued: Monday, 5 December 4:45AM
Forecast for Monday, 5 December
Winds: Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching 15 to 20 knots inshore with afternoon seabreezes.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres south of Agnes Water during the afternoon.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Tuesday, 6 December
Winds: Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching 15 to 20 knots inshore with afternoon seabreezes.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Wednesday, 7 December
Winds: North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching 15 to 20 knots inshore in the afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres inshore during the afternoon or evening.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Hervey Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Hervey Bay
Issued: Monday, 5 December 4:45AM
Forecast for Monday, 5 December
Winds: Northerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Tuesday, 6 December
Winds: Northerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres inshore during the afternoon.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Wednesday, 7 December
Winds: Northerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Easterly 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: Monday, 5 December 4:45AM
Forecast for Monday, 5 December
Winds: North to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots inshore in the afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Cloud clearing.
Forecast for Tuesday, 6 December
Winds: North to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Wednesday, 7 December
Winds: Northerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres inshore during the afternoon.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Sunshine Coast Waters: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Sunshine Coast Waters: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton
Issued: Monday, 5 December 4:45AM
Forecast for Monday, 5 December
Winds: North to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots, increasing to 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon and evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Maroochydore in the evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Tuesday, 6 December
Winds: Northerly 15 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots south of Maroochydore during the afternoon and evening.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2 to 2.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Wednesday, 7 December
Winds: Northerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres inshore during the afternoon.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
Moreton Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Moreton Bay
Issued: Monday, 5 December 4:45AM
Forecast for Monday, 5 December
Winds: Northerly 15 to 20 knots becoming north to northeasterly 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon and reaching 25 to 30 knots at times in the late afternoon and evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Tuesday, 6 December
Winds: North to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots, increasing to 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon and evening and reaching 25 to 30 knots at times.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Wednesday, 7 December
Winds: North to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the far north.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger
Issued: Monday, 5 December 4:45AM
Forecast for Monday, 5 December
Winds: Northerly 15 to 20 knots, increasing to north to northeasterly 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon and evening. Winds reaching25 to 30 knots at times in the late afternoon and evening.
Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres around midday.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Tuesday, 6 December
Winds: Northerly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning and again in the evening.
Seas: 2 to 3 metres.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower south of Point Lookout, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore south of Point Lookout at night.
Forecast for Wednesday, 7 December
Winds: Northerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the evening.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
Weather Forecast supplied by the Bureau of Meteorology