BoM Brisbane Marine Weather Forecast


Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) Weather Forecasts

Moreton Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Moreton Bay
Issued: Thursday, 24 June 4:45AM
Weather Situation
A high [1030 hPa] in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over Gulf waters. The ridge will weaken slightly over the next few days as the high moves east and a weak trough reaches the Gulf on Friday. In the wake of the trough a new ridge will strengthen again over the weekend as a new high moves over southern Australia. This ridge should start to slowly ease from early next week.
Forecast for Thursday, 24 June
Winds: West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning north to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Friday, 25 June
Winds: Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Saturday, 26 June
Winds: West to northwesterly about 10 knots becoming southwesterly during the morning then increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain.

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: Thursday, 24 June 4:45AM
Weather Situation
A high [1030 hPa] in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over Gulf waters. The ridge will weaken slightly over the next few days as the high moves east and a weak trough reaches the Gulf on Friday. In the wake of the trough a new ridge will strengthen again over the weekend as a new high moves over southern Australia. This ridge should start to slowly ease from early next week.
Forecast for Thursday, 24 June
Winds: South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to northeasterly early in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 25 June
Winds: Southeast to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to southeasterly before dawn then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Saturday, 26 June
Winds: South to southeasterly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly 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: Thursday, 24 June 4:45AM
Weather Situation
A high [1030 hPa] in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over Gulf waters. The ridge will weaken slightly over the next few days as the high moves east and a weak trough reaches the Gulf on Friday. In the wake of the trough a new ridge will strengthen again over the weekend as a new high moves over southern Australia. This ridge should start to slowly ease from early next week.
Forecast for Thursday, 24 June
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore during the morning. Winds tending south to southeasterly in the evening then tending east to southeasterly in the late evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 25 June
Winds: Easterly 15 to 20 knots turning south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Saturday, 26 June
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning southerly during the afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore south of Weipa during the afternoon.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Torres Strait Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Torres Strait
Issued: Thursday, 24 June 4:45AM
Weather Situation
A high [1030 hPa] in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over Gulf waters. The ridge will weaken slightly over the next few days as the high moves east and a weak trough reaches the Gulf on Friday. In the wake of the trough a new ridge will strengthen again over the weekend as a new high moves over southern Australia. This ridge should start to slowly ease from early next week.
Forecast for Thursday, 24 June
Winds: Easterly 15 to 20 knots turning southeasterly during the morning and early afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres.
Swell: East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening.
Weather: Cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 25 June
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Swell: East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Saturday, 26 June
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres in the east, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville
Issued: Thursday, 24 June 4:45AM
Weather Situation
A high [1030 hPa] in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over Gulf waters. The ridge will weaken slightly over the next few days as the high moves east and a weak trough reaches the Gulf on Friday. In the wake of the trough a new ridge will strengthen again over the weekend as a new high moves over southern Australia. This ridge should start to slowly ease from early next week.
Forecast for Thursday, 24 June
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Winds tending east to northeasterly inshore south of Port Stewart during the afternoon and evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 2 metres outside the reef, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 25 June
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Saturday, 26 June
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Cooktown Coast: Cape Melville to Cape Tribulation Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Cooktown Coast: Cape Melville to Cape Tribulation
Issued: Thursday, 24 June 4:45AM
Weather Situation
A high [1030 hPa] in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over Gulf waters. The ridge will weaken slightly over the next few days as the high moves east and a weak trough reaches the Gulf on Friday. In the wake of the trough a new ridge will strengthen again over the weekend as a new high moves over southern Australia. This ridge should start to slowly ease from early next week.
Forecast for Thursday, 24 June
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 25 June
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Cooktown.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Saturday, 26 June
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Cooktown.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell
Issued: Thursday, 24 June 4:45AM
Weather Situation
A high [1030 hPa] in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over Gulf waters. The ridge will weaken slightly over the next few days as the high moves east and a weak trough reaches the Gulf on Friday. In the wake of the trough a new ridge will strengthen again over the weekend as a new high moves over southern Australia. This ridge should start to slowly ease from early next week.
Forecast for Thursday, 24 June
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots north of Innisfail before dawn.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Cairns.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 25 June
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Saturday, 26 June
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen
Issued: Thursday, 24 June 4:45AM
Weather Situation
A high [1030 hPa] in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over Gulf waters. The ridge will weaken slightly over the next few days as the high moves east and a weak trough reaches the Gulf on Friday. In the wake of the trough a new ridge will strengthen again over the weekend as a new high moves over southern Australia. This ridge should start to slowly ease from early next week.
Forecast for Thursday, 24 June
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the morning.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre by early evening.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 25 June
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Saturday, 26 June
Winds: Southeasterly about 10 knots with inshore easterly seabreezes during the afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence
Issued: Thursday, 24 June 4:45AM
Weather Situation
A high [1030 hPa] in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over Gulf waters. The ridge will weaken slightly over the next few days as the high moves east and a weak trough reaches the Gulf on Friday. In the wake of the trough a new ridge will strengthen again over the weekend as a new high moves over southern Australia. This ridge should start to slowly ease from early next week.
Forecast for Thursday, 24 June
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 25 June
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Saturday, 26 June
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during 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: Thursday, 24 June 4:45AM
Weather Situation
A high [1030 hPa] in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over Gulf waters. The ridge will weaken slightly over the next few days as the high moves east and a weak trough reaches the Gulf on Friday. In the wake of the trough a new ridge will strengthen again over the weekend as a new high moves over southern Australia. This ridge should start to slowly ease from early next week.
Forecast for Thursday, 24 June
Winds: Easterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday.
Swell: East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres through the Capricorn Channel.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 25 June
Winds: East to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres between Creal Reef and Gannett Cay.
Swell: East to northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Saturday, 26 June
Winds: East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming east to southeasterly about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads
Issued: Thursday, 24 June 4:45AM
Weather Situation
A high [1030 hPa] in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over Gulf waters. The ridge will weaken slightly over the next few days as the high moves east and a weak trough reaches the Gulf on Friday. In the wake of the trough a new ridge will strengthen again over the weekend as a new high moves over southern Australia. This ridge should start to slowly ease from early next week.
Forecast for Thursday, 24 June
Winds: East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Agnes Water in the morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 25 June
Winds: East to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots before dawn then decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres, increasing to around 1 metre offshore.
Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm at night.
Forecast for Saturday, 26 June
Winds: East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots shifting south to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
Hervey Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Hervey Bay
Issued: Thursday, 24 June 4:45AM
Weather Situation
A high [1030 hPa] in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over Gulf waters. The ridge will weaken slightly over the next few days as the high moves east and a weak trough reaches the Gulf on Friday. In the wake of the trough a new ridge will strengthen again over the weekend as a new high moves over southern Australia. This ridge should start to slowly ease from early next week.
Forecast for Thursday, 24 June
Winds: East to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the morning then becoming north to northeasterly about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 25 June
Winds: North to northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the northern bay during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Saturday, 26 June
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming southerly 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: North to northeasterly around 1 metre in the northern bay.
Weather: Cloudy. 95% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Fraser Island Coast: Sandy Cape to Double Island Point Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Fraser Island Coast: Sandy Cape to Double Island Point
Issued: Thursday, 24 June 4:45AM
Weather Situation
A high [1030 hPa] in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over Gulf waters. The ridge will weaken slightly over the next few days as the high moves east and a weak trough reaches the Gulf on Friday. In the wake of the trough a new ridge will strengthen again over the weekend as a new high moves over southern Australia. This ridge should start to slowly ease from early next week.
Forecast for Thursday, 24 June
Winds: Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots, temporarily increasing to 15 to 20 knots between dawn and the early afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: Southeasterly 1.5 metres, tending easterly 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 25 June
Winds: North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres, tending northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Saturday, 26 June
Winds: North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending north to northwesterly during the day then shifting southerly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the evening.
Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 95% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Sunshine Coast Waters: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Sunshine Coast Waters: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton
Issued: Thursday, 24 June 4:45AM
Weather Situation
A high [1030 hPa] in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over Gulf waters. The ridge will weaken slightly over the next few days as the high moves east and a weak trough reaches the Gulf on Friday. In the wake of the trough a new ridge will strengthen again over the weekend as a new high moves over southern Australia. This ridge should start to slowly ease from early next week.
Forecast for Thursday, 24 June
Winds: North to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, tending easterly around 1 metre during the afternoon.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 25 June
Winds: Northerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, tending northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning.
Forecast for Saturday, 26 June
Winds: North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots shifting south to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the late morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the evening.
Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Moreton Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Moreton Bay
Issued: Thursday, 24 June 4:45AM
Weather Situation
A high [1030 hPa] in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over Gulf waters. The ridge will weaken slightly over the next few days as the high moves east and a weak trough reaches the Gulf on Friday. In the wake of the trough a new ridge will strengthen again over the weekend as a new high moves over southern Australia. This ridge should start to slowly ease from early next week.
Forecast for Thursday, 24 June
Winds: West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning north to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Friday, 25 June
Winds: Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Saturday, 26 June
Winds: West to northwesterly about 10 knots becoming southwesterly during the morning then increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain.
Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger
Issued: Thursday, 24 June 4:45AM
Weather Situation
A high [1030 hPa] in the Tasman Sea extends a ridge over Gulf waters. The ridge will weaken slightly over the next few days as the high moves east and a weak trough reaches the Gulf on Friday. In the wake of the trough a new ridge will strengthen again over the weekend as a new high moves over southern Australia. This ridge should start to slowly ease from early next week.
Forecast for Thursday, 24 June
Winds: Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning northerly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Friday, 25 June
Winds: Northerly 20 to 25 knots turning northwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the day.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning.
Weather: Cloudy. 90% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Saturday, 26 June
Winds: Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots, shifting south to southwesterly during the morning.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm.