BoM Gold Coast (Coastal) Marine Weather Forecast


Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) Weather Forecasts

Weather Situation for Queensland Gulf of Carpentaria
A high [1028 hPa] in Bass Strait extends a weakening ridge over the Gulf waters. The high will move slowly east into the Tasman Sea. A new high moves into the Great Australian Bight on Thursday, maintaining the ridge.
Weather Situation for North Queensland
A high [1028 hPa] in Bass Strait extends a weakening ridge over the northern waters. The high will move slowly east into the Tasman Sea. A new high moves into the Great Australian Bight on Thursday, maintaining the ridge.
Weather Situation for South Queensland
A high [1028 hPa] in Bass Strait extends a weak ridge over southern waters. A low pressure system off the northern New South Wales coast will deepen and move eastwards during the week, but will have minimal impact to the southern waters before a new ridge develops from late Thursday.
Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger
Issued: Wednesday, 6 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 6 July
Winds: Westerly 10 to 15 knots turning northwesterly in the late morning and early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning.
Forecast for Thursday, 7 July
Winds: Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly in the evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: Southeasterly 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 8 July
Winds: West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the day.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.

Weather Situation for Queensland Gulf of Carpentaria
A high [1028 hPa] in Bass Strait extends a weakening ridge over the Gulf waters. The high will move slowly east into the Tasman Sea. A new high moves into the Great Australian Bight on Thursday, maintaining the ridge.
Weather Situation for North Queensland
A high [1028 hPa] in Bass Strait extends a weakening ridge over the northern waters. The high will move slowly east into the Tasman Sea. A new high moves into the Great Australian Bight on Thursday, maintaining the ridge.
Weather Situation for South Queensland
A high [1028 hPa] in Bass Strait extends a weak ridge over southern waters. A low pressure system off the northern New South Wales coast will deepen and move eastwards during the week, but will have minimal impact to the southern waters before a new ridge develops from late Thursday.
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: Wednesday, 6 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 6 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Kowanyama early in the morning.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Thursday, 7 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Kowanyama early in the morning.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 8 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning southerly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon or evening.
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: Wednesday, 6 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 6 July
Winds: South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Thursday, 7 July
Winds: South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell: Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 8 July
Winds: South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Weipa.
Swell: Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Torres Strait Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Torres Strait
Issued: Wednesday, 6 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 6 July
Winds: South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore east of Cape York.
Forecast for Thursday, 7 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 8 July
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 below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville
Issued: Wednesday, 6 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 6 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres south of Cape Sidmouth.
Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Cloudy.
Forecast for Thursday, 7 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 8 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres between Cape Grenville and Cape Sidmouth.
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: Wednesday, 6 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 6 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Cloudy.
Forecast for Thursday, 7 July
Winds: 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, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 8 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
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: Wednesday, 6 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 6 July
Winds: South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Cairns early in the morning.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Cloud clearing.
Forecast for Thursday, 7 July
Winds: South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Cairns.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 8 July
Winds: Southerly 15 to 20 knots turning southeasterly during the afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen
Issued: Wednesday, 6 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 6 July
Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Thursday, 7 July
Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather: Sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 8 July
Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly during the day.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence
Issued: Wednesday, 6 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 6 July
Winds: Southerly 15 to 20 knots tending southwesterly in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Thursday, 7 July
Winds: South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 8 July
Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters
Issued: Wednesday, 6 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 6 July
Winds: Southerly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of rain.
Forecast for Thursday, 7 July
Winds: Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then tending east to northeasterly around 1 metre around midday.
Weather: Sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 8 July
Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads
Issued: Wednesday, 6 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 6 July
Winds: South to southwesterly about 10 knots tending westerly 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 80% chance of rain offshore south of Cape Capricorn, 50% chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Thursday, 7 July
Winds: Westerly 10 to 15 knots turning southwesterly in the late morning and afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots south of Agnes Water during the day.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 8 July
Winds: South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Sunny.
Hervey Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Hervey Bay
Issued: Wednesday, 6 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 6 July
Winds: Westerly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the late evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: North to northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Forecast for Thursday, 7 July
Winds: Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 8 July
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Fraser Island Coast: Sandy Cape to Double Island Point Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Fraser Island Coast: Sandy Cape to Double Island Point
Issued: Wednesday, 6 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 6 July
Winds: West to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the morning. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Northeasterly 1.5 metres, tending east to southeasterly 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Cloudy. 90% chance of rain.
Forecast for Thursday, 7 July
Winds: Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening.
Swell: Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 8 July
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the day.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon.Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, tending easterly around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Sunshine Coast Waters: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Sunshine Coast Waters: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton
Issued: Wednesday, 6 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 6 July
Winds: Northwest to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending northwesterly in the middle of the day then tending westerly in the late evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Forecast for Thursday, 7 July
Winds: Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly in the evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: Southeasterly 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 8 July
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Moreton Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Moreton Bay
Issued: Wednesday, 6 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 6 July
Winds: Southwest to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Thursday, 7 July
Winds: Westerly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 8 July
Winds: West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the morning.
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: Wednesday, 6 July 4:45AM
Forecast for Wednesday, 6 July
Winds: Westerly 10 to 15 knots turning northwesterly in the late morning and early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning.
Forecast for Thursday, 7 July
Winds: Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly in the evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: Southeasterly 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 8 July
Winds: West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the day.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.