Latest Coastal Weather Observations for Queensland

Latest Coastal Weather Observations for Queensland

IDQ60700

Issued at 3:13 pm EST Tuesday 5 March 2024 (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
MSL
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Mornington Island Airport 05/03:10pm ENE 10 13 E 19
03:07pm
- - - - 2 Mostly clear - 26.8 1008.9 16.4
Sweers Island 05/09:00am E 4 - - - - - - - 40 Mostly cloudy Fine 29.9 1011.8 0.1
Kowanyama 05/03:10pm ENE 8 11 SE 14
01:50pm
- - - - 67 Partly cloudy - 33.0 1008.0 0.0
Weipa 05/03:10pm - 2 4 ENE 20
02:11pm
- - - - 57 Clear - 31.0 1006.3 2.8

TORRES STRAIT

  Date/Time
EST
Wind Highest Wind Gust Sea
Height
m
Swell Vis
km
Cloud Weather Temp
°C
Press
MSL
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Thursday Island 05/03:10pm NNW 3 4 SSE 15
11:26am
- - - - - - - - - -
Horn Island 05/03:10pm NW 5 6 E 17
10:14am
- - - - 43 Partly cloudy - 28.3 1007.3 0.0
Coconut Island 05/03:10pm - - - - - - - - - - - - 31.6 1006.8 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
MSL
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Lockhart River 05/03:10pm SE 13 16 SE 21
12:07pm
- - - - 45 Mostly clear - 31.5 1007.8 1.2

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
MSL
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Cape Flattery 05/03:10pm SSE 17 21 S 22
02:49pm
- - - - - - - 30.7 1008.5 0.0
Cooktown 05/03:10pm SE 12 15 ESE 19
02:46pm
- - - - 49 Mostly clear - 30.1 1008.8 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
MSL
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Low Isles 05/03:10pm ESE 16 19 ENE 23
01:39am
- - - - - - - 29.2 1009.4 0.0
Cairns 05/03:10pm SE 16 17 SE 20
02:43pm
- - - - 73 Mostly clear - 31.2 1009.2 0.0
Arlington Reef 05/03:10pm SSE 17 18 E 22
01:20am
- - - - - - - - 1009.5 -
Innisfail Aero 05/03:10pm SSE 14 15 SSE 18
11:28am
- - - - 72 Clear - 30.0 1010.3 0.0
South Johnstone 05/03:10pm SSE 5 7 SSE 12
11:40am
- - - - - - - 30.1 1010.4 0.0
Cowley Beach (Defence) 05/03:10pm SSW 4 5 E 16
01:50am
- - - - - - - 29.3 - 19.2

TOWNSVILLE COAST: CARDWELL to BOWEN

  Date/Time
EST
Wind Highest Wind Gust Sea
Height
m
Swell Vis
km
Cloud Weather Temp
°C
Press
MSL
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Lucinda 05/03:10pm ESE 8 11 NE 25
02:39am
- - - - - - - - 1010.4 -
Townsville 05/03:10pm SSE 11 12 ENE 19
01:46pm
- - - - 5 Partly cloudy - 26.9 1011.4 3.2
Cape Ferguson 05/03:10pm SSE 10 11 E 18
02:35pm
- - - - - - - 27.2 1011.4 -
Alva Beach 05/03:10pm ENE 11 13 ENE 19
02:04pm
- - - - - - - - 1011.1 0.0
Bowen Airport AWS 05/03:10pm E 16 17 ESE 19
02:29pm
- - - - - - - 31.9 - 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
MSL
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Bowen Airport AWS 05/03:10pm E 16 17 ESE 19
02:29pm
- - - - - - - 31.9 - 0.0
Hamilton Island 05/03:10pm SE 21 22 SSE 25
07:38am
- - - - 43 Mostly clear - 28.3 1011.8 0.2
Proserpine 05/03:10pm E 18 22 SE 25
08:33am
- - - - 43 Clear - 29.9 1011.6 0.0
Creal Reef 05/03:10pm ESE 14 16 ESE 25
02:22pm
- - - - - - - 28.1 1011.5 -
Mackay 05/03:10pm SSE 10 13 SSE 23
08:41am
- - - - - Partly cloudy - 29.9 1012.2 0.0
Mackay Racecourse 05/03:10pm ESE 14 17 SE 19
02:34pm
- - - - - - - 30.2 - 0.0
Hay Point 04/06:30pm ESE 13 15 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Middle Percy Island 05/03:10pm SE 15 18 SSE 25
02:58pm
- - - - - - - 27.9 1013.0 0.0
Gannett Cay 05/03:10pm ESE 17 19 ESE 23
11:40am
- - - - - - - 28.3 1012.4 -
St Lawrence 05/03:10pm ENE 6 8 ENE 15
12:38pm
- - - - - - - 30.8 1012.7 1.2

CORAL SEA

  Date/Time
EST
Wind Highest Wind Gust Sea
Height
m
Swell Vis
km
Cloud Weather Temp
°C
Press
MSL
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Bougainville Reef 05/03:10pm SE 17 18 E 20
02:59am
- - - - - - - 28.3 1008.7 -
Holmes Reef 05/03:10pm SE 15 16 SE 27
12:17pm
- - - - - - - 28.0 1009.1 -
Willis Island 05/03:10pm SE 25 31 SE 39
02:36pm
- - - - - - - 25.7 1010.0 6.4
Lihou Reef Lighthouse 05/03:10pm ESE 9 10 SE 34
10:49am
- - - - - - - 28.1 - -
Flinders Reef 05/03:10pm ESE 11 12 ESE 22
10:59am
- - - - - - - 27.2 1010.3 -
Marion Reef 05/03:10pm ESE 7 8 E 23
06:18am
- - - - - - - 28.4 1010.8 -
Creal Reef 05/03:10pm ESE 14 16 ESE 25
02:22pm
- - - - - - - 28.1 1011.5 -
Gannett Cay 05/03:10pm ESE 17 19 ESE 23
11:40am
- - - - - - - 28.3 1012.4 -
Cato Island 05/03:10pm E 25 27 E 36
10:14am
- - - - - - - 25.2 1014.1 -
Frederick Reef 05/03:10pm SE 10 11 ENE 32
02:50am
- - - - - - - 27.3 1011.2 -

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
MSL
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
St Lawrence 05/03:10pm ENE 6 8 ENE 15
12:38pm
- - - - - - - 30.8 1012.7 1.2
Samuel Hill 05/03:10pm E 12 15 E 21
02:11pm
- - - - 46 Mostly clear - 28.9 1013.6 0.2
Yeppoon 05/03:10pm SE 11 14 NNE 25
01:06am
- - - - - - - 28.7 1014.4 0.0
Rosslyn Bay Harbour 05/03:10pm S 10 17 S 23
12:59pm
- - - - - - - 27.1 1014.0 -
Rundle Island 05/03:10pm ESE 20 21 SE 31
12:07pm
- - - - - - - 26.7 - -
Gladstone 05/03:10pm SE 13 18 SE 26
11:56am
- - - - - - - 26.9 1015.1 0.0
Heron Island 05/03:10pm ESE 13 16 SE 30
02:26pm
- - - - - - - - - -
Lady Elliot Island 05/03:10pm ESE 21 23 SE 32
01:29am
- - - - - - - 25.3 1015.2 0.2
Seventeen Seventy 05/09:00am ESE 18 - - - 1 2.0 3 E 10 Mostly cloudy Distant precip. 24.9 1021.7 5.0

K'GARI (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
MSL
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Bundaberg 05/03:10pm ESE 17 21 E 29
02:37pm
- - - - 27 Mostly clear - 28.1 1015.6 0.0
Hervey Bay 05/03:10pm SE 15 17 ESE 25
01:02pm
- - - - 40 Partly cloudy - 27.6 1016.6 0.0
Rainbow Beach 05/09:00am SE 20 - - - 1 - - - 5 Cloudy Rain 27.2 1018.9 44.0
Double Island Point 05/03:10pm SE 29 32 ESE 39
04:41am
- - - - - - - 25.8 1017.0 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
MSL
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Double Island Point 05/03:10pm SE 29 32 ESE 39
04:41am
- - - - - - - 25.8 1017.0 0.0
Tewantin 05/03:10pm SE 7 13 ESE 21
02:34pm
- - - - - - - 25.9 1018.1 0.2
Sunshine Coast Airport 05/03:10pm SE 15 18 ESE 28
01:46am
- - - - 28 Mostly clear - 26.5 1018.3 1.0
Cape Moreton 05/03:10pm ESE 17 20 ESE 32
04:12am
- - - - - - - 25.8 1018.4 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
MSL
hPa
Rain since
9am
mm
Dir  Spd
kts
Gust
kts
 Dir  kts
time
Height
m
Period
s
Dir
Cape Moreton 05/03:10pm ESE 17 20 ESE 32
04:12am
- - - - - - - 25.8 1018.4 0.0
North West 10 Beacon 05/03:10pm ESE 14 16 ESE 22
11:23am
- - - - - - - - - -
Inner Beacon 05/03:10pm ESE 20 22 ESE 25
02:20am
- - - - - - - - - -
Hope Banks Beacon 05/03:10pm SE 15 16 ESE 22
09:13am
- - - - - - - - - -
Banana Bank 05/03:10pm SE 19 20 SSE 26
12:31am
- - - - - - - - - -
Brisbane Airport 05/03:10pm ESE 9 14 SE 19
03:00pm
- - - - 40 Mostly clear - 25.4 1019.1 0.8
Redland (Alexandra Hills) 05/03:10pm SE 8 15 SE 17
12:42pm
- - - - - - - 25.2 - 1.0
Redcliffe 05/03:10pm SE 17 19 SE 26
12:01am
- - - - - - - 26.5 1018.8 0.8
Point Lookout 05/09:00am ENE 4 - - - 3 1.5 10 SE 15 Cloudy Drizzle 24.3 - 0.4
Gold Coast Seaway 05/03:10pm SE 19 21 SE 26
08:36am
- - - - - - - 23.2 1020.0 0.0
Coolangatta 05/03:10pm S 9 11 SSE 21
01:58pm
- - - - 37 Mostly clear - 24.4 1020.0 3.2

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Data quality

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