BoM Sunshine Coast (Coastal) Marine Weather Forecast


Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) Weather Forecasts

Weather Situation for Queensland Gulf of Carpentaria
A high [1035 hPa] in the Great Australian Bight extends a ridge over the Gulf waters. The high will move slowly east over the next few days, maintaining the ridge.
Weather Situation for North Queensland
A high [1023 hPa] in the northern Tasman Sea and a high [1035 hPa] in the Great Australian Bight extend a ridge over the northern waters. The second high will move slowly east over the next few days, maintaining the ridge. A trough may develop in the Coral Sea over the weekend, remaining slow moving offshore into the start of next week.
Weather Situation for South Queensland
A high [1023 hPa] in the northern Tasman Sea and a high [1035 hPa] in the Great Australian Bight extend a ridge over the northern waters. The second high will move slowly east over the next few days, maintaining the ridge. A trough may develop in the Coral Sea over the weekend, remaining slow moving offshore into the start of next week.
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, 1 July 10:00AM
Forecast for Friday, 1 July
Winds: South to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the morning then tending east to southeasterly in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Maroochydore in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain.
Forecast for Saturday, 2 July
Winds: Northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots tending south to southeasterly in the middle of the day then tending east to southeasterly in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon.
Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain.
Forecast for Sunday, 3 July
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning southerly during the morning.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of showers.

Weather Situation for Queensland Gulf of Carpentaria
A high [1035 hPa] in the Great Australian Bight extends a ridge over the Gulf waters. The high will move slowly east over the next few days, maintaining the ridge.
Weather Situation for North Queensland
A high [1023 hPa] in the northern Tasman Sea and a high [1035 hPa] in the Great Australian Bight extend a ridge over the northern waters. The second high will move slowly east over the next few days, maintaining the ridge. A trough may develop in the Coral Sea over the weekend, remaining slow moving offshore into the start of next week.
Weather Situation for South Queensland
A high [1023 hPa] in the northern Tasman Sea and a high [1035 hPa] in the Great Australian Bight extend a ridge over the northern waters. The second high will move slowly east over the next few days, maintaining the ridge. A trough may develop in the Coral Sea over the weekend, remaining slow moving offshore into the start of next week.
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, 1 July 10:00AM
Forecast for Friday, 1 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots turning southerly 20 to 25 knots in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the morning and again evening.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Saturday, 2 July
Winds: South to southeasterly 15 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres offshore.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.
Forecast for Sunday, 3 July
Winds: South to southeasterly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy.
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, 1 July 10:00AM
Forecast for Friday, 1 July
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending south to southeasterly in the late morning and early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the late evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 2 to 3 metres offshore.
Swell: Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Saturday, 2 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore during the morning. Winds 5 to 10 knots lighter inshore.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres offshore south of Cullen Point.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 2 metres offshore, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Sunday, 3 July
Winds: South to southeasterly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Torres Strait Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Torres Strait
Issued: Friday, 1 July 10:00AM
Forecast for Friday, 1 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: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore west of Cape York.
Forecast for Saturday, 2 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning, then tending southeast to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Sunday, 3 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville
Issued: Friday, 1 July 10:00AM
Forecast for Friday, 1 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Cape Sidmouth early in the morning and again in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Southeasterly 1 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore south of Cape Sidmouth.
Forecast for Saturday, 2 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots increasing to 20 to 30 knots in the late evening offshore in the south.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Sunday, 3 July
Winds: Southeasterly 25 to 30 knots, decreasing to 20 to 25 knots during the early afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Cooktown Coast: Cape Melville to Cape Tribulation Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Cooktown Coast: Cape Melville to Cape Tribulation
Issued: Friday, 1 July 10:00AM
Forecast for Friday, 1 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots south of Cooktown in the late evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres outside the reef by early evening.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 90% chance of showers south of Cooktown, 50% chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Saturday, 2 July
Winds: Southeasterly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Sunday, 3 July
Winds: Southeasterly 25 to 30 knots, decreasing to 20 to 25 knots during the early afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell
Issued: Friday, 1 July 10:00AM
Forecast for Friday, 1 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore north of Cairns in the evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres by early evening.
Swell: East to southeasterly 1 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Cloudy. 95% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Saturday, 2 July
Winds: South to southeasterly 15 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore north of Innisfail during the morning and early afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 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.
Forecast for Sunday, 3 July
Winds: South to southeasterly 25 to 30 knots, decreasing to 20 to 25 knots during the late morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen
Issued: Friday, 1 July 10:00AM
Forecast for Friday, 1 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Cape Bowling Green in the evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Cloudy. 60% chance of rain.
Forecast for Saturday, 2 July
Winds: South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Cape Bowling Green in the evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: East to northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather: Cloudy. 90% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore.
Forecast for Sunday, 3 July
Winds: South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence
Issued: Friday, 1 July 10:00AM
Forecast for Friday, 1 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore north of Hamilton Island.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 60% chance of rain.
Forecast for Saturday, 2 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning southerly during the morning. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore during the afternoon and evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore north of Hamilton Island.
Forecast for Sunday, 3 July
Winds: Southerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 0.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters
Issued: Friday, 1 July 10:00AM
Forecast for Friday, 1 July
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots north of Creal Reef during the day.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Creal Reef.
Swell: Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel.
Weather: Cloudy.
Forecast for Saturday, 2 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots turning southerly in the middle of the day.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, tending east to northeasterly around 1 metre around midday, then tending east to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres later in the evening.
Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Sunday, 3 July
Winds: Southerly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, tending east to northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of showers.
Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads
Issued: Friday, 1 July 10:00AM
Forecast for Friday, 1 July
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Agnes Water in the late evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather: Cloudy. 90% chance of rain.
Forecast for Saturday, 2 July
Winds: South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain.
Forecast for Sunday, 3 July
Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Agnes Water.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of showers.
Hervey Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Hervey Bay
Issued: Friday, 1 July 10:00AM
Forecast for Friday, 1 July
Winds: South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain.
Forecast for Saturday, 2 July
Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the northern bay during the morning and early afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the northern bay during the morning.
Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain.
Forecast for Sunday, 3 July
Winds: Southerly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: North to northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: 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: Friday, 1 July 10:00AM
Forecast for Friday, 1 July
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. 95% chance of rain.
Forecast for Saturday, 2 July
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore around midday.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore around midday.
Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain.
Forecast for Sunday, 3 July
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning southerly during the morning.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. 80% 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: Friday, 1 July 10:00AM
Forecast for Friday, 1 July
Winds: South to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the morning then tending east to southeasterly in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Maroochydore in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain.
Forecast for Saturday, 2 July
Winds: Northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots tending south to southeasterly in the middle of the day then tending east to southeasterly in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon.
Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain.
Forecast for Sunday, 3 July
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning southerly during the morning.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of showers.
Moreton Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Moreton Bay
Issued: Friday, 1 July 10:00AM
Forecast for Friday, 1 July
Winds: Southerly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the morning.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain.
Forecast for Saturday, 2 July
Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the far north in the late evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain.
Forecast for Sunday, 3 July
Winds: Southerly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. 70% 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: Friday, 1 July 10:00AM
Forecast for Friday, 1 July
Winds: South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to southeasterly during the morning. Winds reaching up to 20 knots north of Point Lookout in the late evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain.
Forecast for Saturday, 2 July
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain.
Forecast for Sunday, 3 July
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots turning southerly during the morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. 90% chance of rain.