Marine Weather

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

Northeast Gulf Marine Weather Overview

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


Tides for Weipa Humbug Point

High Tue 18:39 (3.0m)
Low Wed 02:51 (1.1m)
High Wed 09:42 (2.5m)
Low Wed 13:37 (2.4m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: NW 25 kts
Wednesday: NW 30 kts
Thursday: N/NW 15/20 kts
Friday: N/NW 15/20 kts


Northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Weipa in the evening. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: West to northwesterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Cullen Point early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: West to northwesterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: West to northwesterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre.

Issued Tue 15:57 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, WNW

most recent warnings

Weipa Forecast Graphs

7-day Wave Graph

Tides Graph

Sun & Moon Times

First light Sunrise Sunset Last light moon set moon rise Moon phase first quarter full moon last quarter new moon
first light
06:02 EST
06:25 EST
19:06 EST
last light
19:28 EST
21:35 EST
09:42 EST
Feb 2
Feb 9
Feb 16
Feb 24
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Moira Shire finally gets drought-relief grant from the Federal Government

17:30 EDT

It has taken months but the small regional shire that "wasn't agricultural enough" for a Federal Government grant has finally been approved for funding.

Man rescued from floodwaters as north Queensland deluge causes flash flooding with more rain forecast

17:27 EDT

Emergency services have rescued a man stranded in floodwaters in the Burdekin in north Queensland, as torrential rain of more than half a metre falls in parts of the region, causing localised flooding and a rock slide in Townsville.

Heatwave sweeping across southern Australia

15:04 EDT

A heatwave will sweep across southern Australia this week, elevating temperatures and fire danger ratings across multiple states and territories.