Latest Coastal Weather Observations for Queensland

Latest Coastal Weather Observations for Queensland

IDQ60700

Issued at 1:02 pm EST Wednesday 29 January 2020 (issued every 10 minutes, with the page automatically refreshed every 5 minutes)

Where no observation is available within the last 75 minutes, the latest observation is shown in italics and coloured and removed from the table after 30 hours.
Station names link to data for the previous 72 hours. These observations have not been quality controlled.

EASTERN GULF of CARPENTARIA

  Date/Time
EST
Wind Highest Wind Gust Sea
Height
m
Swell Vis
km
Cloud Weather Temp
°C
Press
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Mornington Island Airport 29/01:00pm CALM 0 0 S 10
02:10am
- - - - 10 Clear - 28.5 1003.3 1.0
Sweers Island 29/09:00am WNW 3 - - - - - - - 40 Cloudy Thunder 27.9 1003.2 9.0
Kowanyama 29/01:00pm NNE 8 13 NNE 16
12:06pm
- - - - 10 Partly cloudy - 29.2 1006.1 0.4
Weipa 29/01:00pm NW 2 4 NNW 29
09:30am
- - - - 10 Partly cloudy - 25.7 1007.8 9.0

TORRES STRAIT

  Date/Time
EST
Wind Highest Wind Gust Sea
Height
m
Swell Vis
km
Cloud Weather Temp
°C
Press
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Thursday Island 29/01:00pm NW 9 15 NW 40
04:29am
- - - - - - - 30.3 1007.1 -
Horn Island 29/01:00pm NNW 11 14 NW 28
04:31am
- - - - 10 Partly cloudy - 31.2 1008.0 0.2
Coconut Island 29/01:00pm - - - - - - - - - - - - 32.0 1008.1 0.0

PENINSULA COAST: SHARP POINT to CAPE MELVILLE

  Date/Time
EST
Wind Highest Wind Gust Sea
Height
m
Swell Vis
km
Cloud Weather Temp
°C
Press
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Lockhart River 29/01:00pm NNW 7 11 NW 15
11:06am
- - - - 10 Partly cloudy - 32.7 1007.4 -

COOKTOWN COAST: CAPE MELVILLE to CAPE TRIBULATION

  Date/Time
EST
Wind Highest Wind Gust Sea
Height
m
Swell Vis
km
Cloud Weather Temp
°C
Press
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Cape Flattery 29/01:00pm NNE 6 9 NNW 27
05:54am
- - - - - - - 29.1 1009.1 2.2
Cooktown 29/01:00pm SE 4 6 WNW 20
05:35am
- - - - 10 Partly cloudy - 28.6 1008.7 2.6

CAIRNS COAST: CAPE TRIBULATION to CARDWELL

  Date/Time
EST
Wind Highest Wind Gust Sea
Height
m
Swell Vis
km
Cloud Weather Temp
°C
Press
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Low Isles 29/01:00pm NE 1 3 N 32
05:37am
- - - - - - - 26.8 1009.1 5.8
Cairns 29/01:00pm S 1 1 W 19
08:18am
- - - - 45 Partly cloudy - 25.8 1009.3 10.2
Arlington Reef 29/11:00am N 11 13 NE 25
08:33am
- - - - - - - - 1010.8 -
Innisfail 29/09:00am CALM 0 - - - - - - - - Mostly cloudy Rain 25.5 - 22.0
Innisfail Aero 29/01:00pm CALM 0 0 - 28
01:03am
- - - - 10 Partly cloudy - 25.6 1009.6 15.6
South Johnstone 29/01:00pm CALM 0 0 ENE 13
12:59am
- - - - - - - 25.5 1010.2 21.0
Cowley Beach (Defence) 29/01:00pm N 2 3 N 22
01:24am
- - - - - - - 26.2 - 10.2
Cardwell 29/09:00am CALM 0 - - - <0.1 - - - 2 Cloudy Rain 25.5 1011.0 50.0

TOWNSVILLE COAST: CARDWELL to BOWEN

  Date/Time
EST
Wind Highest Wind Gust Sea
Height
m
Swell Vis
km
Cloud Weather Temp
°C
Press
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Cardwell 29/09:00am CALM 0 - - - <0.1 - - - 2 Cloudy Rain 25.5 1011.0 50.0
Lucinda 29/01:00pm N 15 19 NW 30
06:16am
- - - - - - - 26.8 1009.4 0.0
Townsville 29/01:00pm W 8 9 NE 29
04:00am
- - - - 4 Mostly clear - 25.2 1010.3 48.8
Cape Ferguson 29/01:00pm ENE 10 21 E 23
06:36am
- - - - - - - 27.4 1009.9 -
Alva Beach 29/01:00pm ENE 13 16 NNE 25
09:42am
- - - - - - - 27.4 1010.4 16.2
Bowen Airport AWS 29/01:00pm ENE 10 15 E 22
01:33am
- - - - - - - 30.2 1010.7 0.2

MACKAY COAST: BOWEN to ST LAWRENCE

  Date/Time
EST
Wind Highest Wind Gust Sea
Height
m
Swell Vis
km
Cloud Weather Temp
°C
Press
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Bowen Airport AWS 29/01:00pm ENE 10 15 E 22
01:33am
- - - - - - - 30.2 1010.7 0.2
Hamilton Island 29/01:00pm ESE 13 17 ENE 26
12:00am
- - - - 4 - - 26.0 1011.3 2.0
Proserpine 29/01:00pm ESE 11 15 E 17
12:33pm
- - - - 10 Partly cloudy - 29.7 1010.8 0.0
Creal Reef 29/01:00pm ESE 9 9 E 17
05:19am
- - - - - - - 28.3 1011.1 -
Mackay 29/01:00pm W 11 48 WSW 48
12:57pm
- - - - - - - 29.5 1011.6 0.2
Mackay Racecourse 29/01:00pm ENE 7 11 E 12
12:49pm
- - - - - - - 30.0 - 0.0
Hay Point 29/01:00pm E 9 11 NE 19
12:20am
- - - - - - - - - -
Middle Percy Island 29/01:00pm E 7 12 SE 17
09:33am
- - - - - - - 28.2 1012.4 0.2
Gannett Cay 29/01:00pm E 14 15 E 21
06:00am
- - - - - - - 28.2 1011.8 -
St Lawrence 29/01:00pm NE 9 13 N 14
12:18pm
- - - - - - - 30.9 1011.8 0.2

CORAL SEA

  Date/Time
EST
Wind Highest Wind Gust Sea
Height
m
Swell Vis
km
Cloud Weather Temp
°C
Press
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Bougainville Reef 29/01:00pm NE 7 9 NE 24
06:12am
- - - - - - - 29.9 1009.7 -
Holmes Reef 29/01:00pm NE 7 9 ENE 19
07:10am
- - - - - - - 29.5 1009.4 -
Willis Island 29/01:00pm ENE 7 8 NNE 26
01:15am
- - - - - - - 30.9 1010.1 0.0
Lihou Reef Lighthouse 29/01:00pm ESE 11 12 ESE 15
10:22am
- - - - - - - 29.5 1009.9 -
Flinders Reef 29/01:00pm NE 9 11 NE 23
04:26am
- - - - - - - 29.2 1010.2 -
Marion Reef 29/01:00pm ESE 12 14 E 17
11:45am
- - - - - - - 28.8 1010.8 -
Creal Reef 29/01:00pm ESE 9 9 E 17
05:19am
- - - - - - - 28.3 1011.1 -
Gannett Cay 29/01:00pm E 14 15 E 21
06:00am
- - - - - - - 28.2 1011.8 -
Cato Island 29/01:00pm - 10 13 - 15
12:03pm
- - - - - - - 28.3 1012.9 -
Frederick Reef 29/01:00pm E 17 19 E 23
08:28am
- - - - - - - 28.2 1011.3 -

CAPRICORNIA COAST: ST LAWRENCE to BURNETT HEADS

  Date/Time
EST
Wind Highest Wind Gust Sea
Height
m
Swell Vis
km
Cloud Weather Temp
°C
Press
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
St Lawrence 29/01:00pm NE 9 13 N 14
12:18pm
- - - - - - - 30.9 1011.8 0.2
Samuel Hill 29/01:00pm E 8 11 ENE 16
10:08am
- - - - 10 Partly cloudy - 30.6 1012.3 6.2
Yeppoon 29/01:00pm E 11 14 ENE 24
12:38am
- - - - - - - 29.7 1012.9 0.0
Rosslyn Bay Harbour 29/01:00pm S 2 7 ENE 18
01:44am
- - - - - - - 29.2 1012.6 -
Rundle Island 29/01:00pm ESE 9 11 ENE 20
01:42am
- - - - - - - 29.0 1012.9 -
Gladstone 29/01:00pm ENE 10 14 ENE 16
02:19am
- - - - - - - 31.0 1013.1 0.0
Heron Island 29/12:00pm E 7 12 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Lady Elliot Island 29/01:00pm E 7 8 ENE 15
12:26am
- - - - - - - 30.6 1013.7 0.0
Seventeen Seventy 29/09:00am E 5 - - - 1 1.0 5 E 35 Mostly clear Fine 31.0 1013.8 2.0

FRASER ISLAND COAST: SANDY CAPE to DOUBLE ISLAND POINT including HERVEY BAY

  Date/Time
EST
Wind Highest Wind Gust Sea
Height
m
Swell Vis
km
Cloud Weather Temp
°C
Press
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Sandy Cape 29/09:00am NE 5 - - - 1 0.7 8 E 30 Mostly clear Fine 30.0 1013.9 0.0
Bundaberg 29/01:00pm NNE 10 17 NE 17
12:56pm
- - - - 10 Partly cloudy - 31.1 1013.0 0.0
Hervey Bay 29/01:00pm ENE 8 13 ENE 13
12:59pm
- - - - 10 Clear - 31.6 1013.0 0.0
Rainbow Beach 29/09:00am NE 2 - - - 1 - - - 30 Partly cloudy Fine 27.6 1014.9 0.0
Double Island Point 29/01:00pm NNE 7 11 NNE 13
12:13pm
- - - - - - - 31.7 1013.2 0.0

SUNSHINE COAST: DOUBLE ISLAND POINT to CAPE MORETON

  Date/Time
EST
Wind Highest Wind Gust Sea
Height
m
Swell Vis
km
Cloud Weather Temp
°C
Press
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Double Island Point 29/01:00pm NNE 7 11 NNE 13
12:13pm
- - - - - - - 31.7 1013.2 0.0
Tewantin 29/01:00pm NNE 9 13 NNE 15
12:07pm
- - - - - - - 29.3 1013.3 0.0
Sunshine Coast Airport 29/01:00pm NE 13 16 NE 17
12:43pm
- - - - 10 Clear - 29.9 1013.1 0.0
Cape Moreton 29/01:00pm NNE 11 14 N 15
12:42am
- - - - - - - 28.9 1013.6 0.0

GOLD COAST: CAPE MORETON to POINT DANGER including MORETON BAY

  Date/Time
EST
Wind Highest Wind Gust Sea
Height
m
Swell Vis
km
Cloud Weather Temp
°C
Press
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Cape Moreton 29/01:00pm NNE 11 14 N 15
12:42am
- - - - - - - 28.9 1013.6 0.0
Spitfire Channel 29/01:00pm N 12 13 N 14
12:55pm
- - - - - - - - - -
Inner Beacon 29/01:00pm NNE 14 15 NNW 17
01:34am
- - - - - - - - - -
Banana Bank 29/01:00pm N 11 13 NW 16
05:28am
- - - - - - - - - -
Brisbane Airport 29/01:00pm NNE 18 19 NNE 20
12:59pm
- - - - 40 Clear - 29.9 1012.9 0.0
Redland (Alexandra Hills) 29/01:00pm NNE 9 11 NNE 14
12:11pm
- - - - - - - 29.2 - 0.0
Redcliffe 29/01:00pm NE 17 19 NE 19
01:00pm
- - - - - - - 29.7 1013.0 0.0
Point Lookout 29/09:00am NNW 9 - - - 2 1.2 6 NE 35 Mostly clear Fine 28.6 - 0.0
Gold Coast Seaway 29/01:00pm NNE 15 17 NNE 17
12:58pm
- - - - - - - 30.1 1012.7 0.0
Coolangatta 29/01:00pm NNE 13 17 NNE 18
11:46am
- - - - 10 Clear - 29.2 1012.8 0.0

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Data quality

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