Peninsula Coast Weather

There are currently no weather warnings issued for Queensland.

Forecast

Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville

Issued at: 22/11/2017 04:45.

A large high pressure system in the Tasman Sea extends a firm ridge along the east coast of Queensland. This ridge will gradually weaken over the coming days.
Wednesday, 22/11/2017
Winds Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas Around 1 metre.
Swell East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm inshore from late this morning.
Thursday, 23/11/2017
Winds Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas Around 1 metre.
Swell East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.
Friday, 24/11/2017
Winds Easterly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef during the evening.
Swell Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower.

The next routine forecast will be issued at: 22/11/2017 15:50

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Current Weather

Coconut Island   22 Nov 13:20

Anemometer Location: Flat area. 3.5m above sea level. Island.

Wind

ESE   4 kts

Gusts

5 kts

Temp

31.5°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Horn Island   22 Nov 13:20

Anemometer Location: Airport, north of island. 4m above sea level. Island - 1km from Coast.

Wind

E   15 kts

Gusts

16 kts

Temp

30.9°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Cape Flattery   22 Nov 13:20

Anemometer Location: Sandy flat area. 18.5m above sea level. On the coast.

Wind

SE   11 kts

Gusts

13 kts

Temp

27.7°c

Rain 9am

0.4 mm

Cooktown   22 Nov 13:20

Anemometer Location: Airport. 5m above sea level. 5km from coast.

Wind

NE   7 kts

Gusts

10 kts

Temp

26.7°c

Rain 9am

0.2 mm

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