Albatross Bay (1) - Beach in Lockhart Lockhart River QLD - SLS Beachsafe

Albatross Bay (1) QLD

Beach Q 412 is located on the southern side of the creek mouth and continues for 300 m to the southeast. It is a narrow high tide beach, bordered at both ends by mangroves, and fronted by irregular creek mouth sand flats extending up to 600 m into the bay. Read more

Beach Q 412 is located on the southern side of the creek mouth and continues for 300 m to the southeast. It is a narrow high tide beach, bordered at both ends by mangroves, and fronted by irregular creek mouth sand flats extending up to 600 m into the bay.

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Unpatrolled Unpatrolled Change Day

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Information

About

Lockhart, QLD 4892

Length:
0.3km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
2/10 (Least hazardous)

Beach Key:
 qld0412

Nearby beaches

Hazards

  • Sharks
    Sharks
  • Irukandji
    Irukandji
  • Bluebottles
    Bluebottles
  • Chironex
    Chironex
  • Crocodiles
    Crocodiles
  • High Tide Range
    High Tide Range

Weather

Saturday 21, Oct 10:54 pm

Day 30°    Night 25°
26.5°C
Shower or two

Water Temperature  27°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Swell: East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore north of Cape Grenville.

UV

Index: 14 (Extreme)

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 3:50 pm


Weather

Sunday 22, Oct

Day 30°    Night 25°
Shower or two. Possible storm

Swell


Wind


Wind: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Swell: East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

UV

Index: 14 (Extreme)

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 3:50 pm


Weather

Sat 21, Oct to Sat 28, Oct


Swell


Wind


Wind: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre outside the reef during the evening.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

UV

Sat 21st 14 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 3:50 pm
Sun 22nd 14 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 3:50 pm
Mon 23rd 14 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 3:50 pm
Tue 24th 14 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 3:50 pm

SLSA provides this information as a guide only. Surf conditions are variable and therefore this information should not be relied upon as a substitute for observation of local conditions and an understanding of your abilities in the surf. SLSA reminds you to always swim between the red and yellow flags and never swim at unpatrolled beaches. SLSA takes all care and responsibility for any translation but it cannot guarantee that all translations will be accurate.

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