Fairfax Media Network

Marine Weather

Step 1.  Select a state     Step 2. Select a district

Southeast Coast Marine Weather Overview

Swell height  Swell height warning  Districts with warnings Wind Icon  3pm forecast wind

Tides

Tides for Maroochydore

High Wed 18:48 EST (1.9m)
Low Thu 01:15 EST (0.4m)
High Thu 06:47 EST (1.4m)
Low Thu 12:51 EST (0.1m)

Tides for Gold Coast

High Wed 18:58 EST (1.6m)
Low Thu 01:19 EST (0.2m)
High Thu 07:04 EST (1.2m)
Low Thu 12:49 EST (0.1m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Thursday: SE 10/15 kts
Friday: E 10 kts

forecast

Wednesday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Light winds close inshore early. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: South to southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots becoming easterly below 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.

Issued Wed 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, SSE

most recent warnings

Coolangatta Forecast Graphs

7-day Wave Graph

Tides Graph

Sun & Moon Times

First light Sunrise Sunset Last light moon set moon rise Moon phase full moon last quarter new moon first quarter
first light
06:06 EST
sunrise
06:31 EST
sunset
17:14 EST
last light
17:39 EST
set
04:54 EST
rise
16:05 EST
moon
moon
Jul 31
moon
Aug 7
moon
Aug 15
moon
Aug 23
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Grantham floods inquiry: Former quarry owner Denis Wagner gives evidence

14:09 EST

The owner of a quarry which allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 Grantham flood says a safety bund appeared to be man made and may have been built without his knowledge.

Significant winter drink for southwest WA

13:54 EST

Rain in southwestern parts of Western Australia has provided some places with the best drink in over a year, but more is yet to come.

Tropical cyclone could form near Solomon Islands this week but poses no threat to Queensland, BoM says

09:38 EST

Queensland forecasters monitoring a low near the Solomon Islands that could become a tropical cyclone later this week say it is unlikely to threaten the state.