Beach 952 - Beach in Queens Beach Whitsunday QLD - SLS Beachsafe

Beach 952 QLD

Beaches 952 and 953 have a few houses behind each, while Cape Edgecumbe beach (954) is backed by vegetation and large boulders, with only foot access. Read more

Beaches 952 and 953 have a few houses behind each, while Cape Edgecumbe beach (954) is backed by vegetation and large boulders, with only foot access.

Swimming

These are four relatively safe beaches with usually calm to low wave conditions. The only hazard is the number of boulders on and off the beaches.

Surfing

None.

Fishing

A popular spot for rock fishing, as well as for launching boats to fish the outside rocks and reefs.

General

Four accessible, quiet and picturesque little beaches, all framed by large granite boulders.

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Unpatrolled Unpatrolled Change Day

There are currently no services provided by Surf Life Saving Australia for this beach. Please take the time to browse the Surf Safety section of this website to learn more about staying safe when swimming at Australian beaches. Click here to visit general surf education information.

Information

About

Queens Beach, QLD 4805

Length:
0.15km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
1/10 (Least hazardous)

Beach Key:
 qld0952

Nearby beaches

Hazards

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

Information Symbols

  • Formal parking area

Weather

Tuesday 20, Feb 2:50 pm

Day 33°    Night 25°
Possible late shower or storm

Water Temperature  29°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening.

Tide

12 am
2.40m
6 am
1.21m
12 pm
2.70m
7 pm
1.20m

UV

Index: 16 (Extreme)

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:20 pm


Radar

128 km

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Weather

Wednesday 21, Feb

Day 30°    Night 24°
Showers. Possible storm

Swell


Wind


Wind: East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to southeasterly in the early afternoon then tending east to northeasterly in the evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots inshore during the afternoon.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 90% chance of showers. A thunderstorm likely.

Tide

1 am
2.36m
7 am
1.41m
1 pm
2.50m
8 pm
1.22m

UV

Index: 15 (Extreme)

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:10 pm


Weather

Tue 20, Feb to Tue 27, Feb


Swell


Wind


Wind: Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Tide


UV

Tue 20th 15 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:10 pm
Wed 21st 15 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:10 pm
Thu 22nd 15 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:10 pm
Fri 23rd 16 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:20 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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