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

Monday 29, May 11:08 pm

Day 28°    Night 23°
25.4°C
Partly cloudy

Water Temperature  26°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore during the afternoon and evening.
Swell: Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower north of Cape Grenville, near zero chance elsewhere.

UV

Index: 9 (Very High)

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 3:40 pm


Weather

Tuesday 30, May

Day 28°    Night 23°
Possible shower

Swell


Wind


Wind: Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots increasing to 20 to 30 knots in the morning then decreasing to 20 to 25 knots in the evening.
Swell: Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Cape Grenville in the afternoon and evening.

UV

Index: 10 (Very High)

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 3:40 pm


Weather

Mon 29, May to Mon 05, Jun


Swell


Wind


Wind: Southeasterly 20 to 30 knots.
Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

UV

Mon 29th 10 (Very High) Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 3:40 pm
Tue 30th 10 (Very High) Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 3:40 pm
Wed 31st 10 (Very High) Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 3:40 pm
Thu 1st 9 (Very High) Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 3:40 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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