Latest Coastal Weather Observations for Queensland

Latest Coastal Weather Observations for Queensland

IDQ60700

Issued at 6:52 pm EST Thursday 17 October 2019 (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 17/06:50pm N 10 13 NNW 20
12:37pm
- - - - 51 Clear - 26.9 1012.6 0.0
Sweers Island 17/09:00am NNE 17 - - - - - - - 30 Partly cloudy Fine 28.5 1013.7 0.0
Kowanyama 17/06:50pm WSW 7 7 W 19
03:48pm
- - - - - Clear - 27.9 1012.0 0.0
Weipa 17/06:50pm WSW 5 6 ENE 22
02:32pm
- - - - 31 Clear - 27.9 1011.5 0.0

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 17/06:50pm ESE 13 15 E 27
03:01pm
- - - - - - - 25.8 - -
Horn Island 17/06:50pm ESE 13 14 ESE 26
02:47pm
- - - - 15 Mostly clear - 25.9 1012.0 0.0
Coconut Island 17/06:50pm - - - SE 12
06:21pm
- - - - - - - 25.9 - 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 17/06:50pm SE 10 12 E 20
12:32pm
- - - - 36 Clear - 26.0 1013.9 0.0

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 17/06:50pm E 5 6 SE 17
01:10pm
- - - - - - - 23.8 1014.9 0.0
Cooktown 17/06:50pm ENE 5 6 ESE 19
01:47pm
- - - - 33 Partly cloudy - 25.0 1014.7 0.0

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 17/06:50pm NNE 7 7 NE 11
04:28pm
- - - - - - - 25.7 1015.0 0.0
Cairns 17/06:50pm NNE 4 4 NNE 11
03:05pm
- - - - 44 Mostly clear - 25.2 1014.7 0.0
Arlington Reef 17/06:50pm NE 6 7 NE 10
05:55pm
- - - - - - - - - -
Innisfail 17/09:00am NNW 2 - - - - - - - 50 Mostly clear Fine 25.9 - 0.0
Innisfail Aero 17/06:50pm NNE 6 6 NE 22
10:27am
- - - - 37 Partly cloudy - 23.9 1015.1 0.0
South Johnstone 17/06:50pm CALM 0 0 NE 16
01:34pm
- - - - - - - 24.5 1015.7 0.0
Cowley Beach (Defence) 17/06:50pm N 2 2 NNE 13
04:42pm
- - - - - - - 24.0 - 0.0
Cardwell 17/09:00am NNE 3 - - - <0.1 - - - 40 Partly cloudy Fine 27.2 1016.8 0.0

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 17/09:00am NNE 3 - - - <0.1 - - - 40 Partly cloudy Fine 27.2 1016.8 0.0
Lucinda 17/06:50pm N 14 15 N 22
04:02pm
- - - - - - - 25.2 1014.9 0.0
Townsville 17/06:50pm NNE 13 14 N 21
11:36am
- - - - 42 Clear - 25.3 1015.0 0.0
Cape Ferguson 17/06:50pm WNW 6 8 ENE 14
12:22pm
- - - - - - - 25.3 - -
Alva Beach 17/06:50pm NNE 14 15 NNE 17
06:38pm
- - - - - - - 25.0 1014.9 0.0
Bowen Airport AWS 17/06:50pm N 6 7 N 18
11:56am
- - - - - - - 24.8 - 0.0

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 17/06:50pm N 6 7 N 18
11:56am
- - - - - - - 24.8 - 0.0
Hamilton Island 17/06:50pm N 12 15 NW 21
03:46pm
- - - - 40 Partly cloudy - 24.6 1015.3 0.0
Proserpine 17/06:50pm N 6 8 NNE 20
01:21pm
- - - - - Clear - 23.9 1014.8 0.0
Creal Reef 17/06:50pm NNE 13 14 NE 18
04:08am
- - - - - - - 24.5 1015.4 -
Mackay 17/06:50pm N 11 16 N 22
03:59pm
- - - - - Mostly clear - 24.3 1015.4 0.0
Mackay Racecourse 17/06:50pm N 11 13 N 20
04:30pm
- - - - - - - 24.3 - 0.0
Hay Point 17/06:50pm N 18 20 N 25
06:34pm
- - - - - - - - - -
Middle Percy Island 17/06:50pm N 14 19 N 25
12:07pm
- - - - - - - 22.1 - 0.0
Gannett Cay 17/06:50pm - - - - - - - - - - - - 23.6 1015.3 -
St Lawrence 17/06:50pm N 11 13 NNE 27
02:30pm
- - - - - - - 24.6 1014.3 0.0

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 17/06:50pm E 12 13 ENE 17
12:58am
- - - - - - - - 1014.8 -
Holmes Reef 17/06:50pm E 10 11 NE 19
12:42am
- - - - - - - 25.3 1015.2 -
Willis Island 17/06:50pm ESE 10 11 ENE 22
04:59am
- - - - - - - 24.9 1015.6 0.0
Flinders Reef 17/06:50pm NE 12 13 NE 17
02:24am
- - - - - - - 24.9 1015.4 -
Marion Reef 17/06:50pm NE 7 8 ENE 22
06:37am
- - - - - - - 24.4 1016.3 -
Creal Reef 17/06:50pm NNE 13 14 NE 18
04:08am
- - - - - - - 24.5 1015.4 -
Gannett Cay 17/06:50pm - - - - - - - - - - - - 23.6 1015.3 -
Cato Island 17/06:50pm - 16 17 - 20
08:14am
- - - - - - - 22.6 1016.2 -

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 17/06:50pm N 11 13 NNE 27
02:30pm
- - - - - - - 24.6 1014.3 0.0
Samuel Hill 17/06:50pm NNW 6 7 NNW 21
04:52pm
- - - - 57 Clear - 23.1 1015.1 0.0
Yeppoon 17/06:50pm - 8 11 NNE 33
02:41pm
- - - - - - - 24.0 1014.7 0.0
Rosslyn Bay Harbour 17/06:50pm NNE 14 19 NNE 30
03:14pm
- - - - - - - 24.1 - -
Gladstone 17/06:50pm NNW 7 10 NNE 23
02:06pm
- - - - - - - 22.5 1015.9 0.0
Heron Island 17/06:00pm N 18 22 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Lady Elliot Island 17/06:50pm NNW 17 19 N 26
05:32pm
- - - - - - - 23.3 1015.7 0.0
Seventeen Seventy 17/09:00am N 13 - - - 1 0.8 5 NE 20 Mostly clear Fine 24.6 1017.3 0.0

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 17/09:00am NNW 10 - - - 2 1.5 11 SE 30 Mostly clear Haze 26.0 1018.2 0.0
Bundaberg 17/06:50pm NNW 15 18 N 31
02:58pm
- - - - 38 Clear - 23.0 1015.1 0.0
Hervey Bay 17/06:50pm NNW 12 15 - 29
03:17pm
- - - - 28 Mostly clear - 23.4 1015.2 0.0
Rainbow Beach 17/09:00am NW 15 - - - 2 - - - 25 Partly cloudy Fine 24.2 1016.3 0.0
Double Island Point 17/06:50pm NNW 19 24 NW 31
06:35pm
- - - - - - - 22.6 1015.4 0.2

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 17/06:50pm NNW 19 24 NW 31
06:35pm
- - - - - - - 22.6 1015.4 0.2
Tewantin 17/06:50pm NNW 5 7 - 27
01:40pm
- - - - - - - 24.7 1014.1 0.0
Sunshine Coast Airport 17/06:50pm NNW 8 9 N 31
03:24pm
- - - - 45 Clear - 24.5 1013.2 0.0
Cape Moreton 17/06:50pm NNW 24 28 N 42
04:26pm
- - - - - - - 20.9 1013.4 2.4

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 17/06:50pm NNW 24 28 N 42
04:26pm
- - - - - - - 20.9 1013.4 2.4
Brisbane Airport 17/06:50pm NNE 19 24 W 36
05:02pm
- - - - 20 Clear - 22.8 1011.8 5.8
Redland (Alexandra Hills) 17/06:50pm N 11 16 N 32
02:57pm
- - - - - - - 22.2 - 9.8
Redcliffe 17/06:50pm NNE 18 19 NNE 38
03:54pm
- - - - - - - 23.9 1011.9 1.0
Point Lookout 17/09:00am NNW 30 - - - 3 1.3 5 NE 30 Mostly cloudy Fine 22.8 - 0.0
Gold Coast Seaway 17/06:50pm WNW 8 9 N 29
02:49pm
- - - - - - - 20.6 1011.9 0.0
Coolangatta 17/06:50pm NNW 7 8 N 32
02:56pm
- - - - 12 Clear - 21.3 1011.6 1.8

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Data quality

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