Beach 953 - Beach in Queens Beach Whitsunday QLD - SLS Beachsafe

Beach 953 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:
 qld0953

Nearby beaches

Hazards

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

Weather

Thursday 22, Feb 8:01 pm

Day 30°    Night 22°
Showers

Water Temperature  29°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: East to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots early in the morning.
Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 90% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Tide

3 am
2.40m
8 am
1.55m
2 pm
2.33m
9 pm
1.17m

UV

Index: 17 (Extreme)

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


Radar

128 km

radar helper

Weather

Friday 23, Feb

Day 29°    Night 24°
Showers. Possible storm

Swell


Wind


Wind: Northerly 10 to 15 knots.
Swell: Northwest to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 90% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Tide

4 am
2.60m
10 am
1.50m
4 pm
2.31m
11 pm
1.02m

UV

Index: 16 (Extreme)

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


Weather

Thu 22, Feb to Thu 01, Mar


Swell


Wind


Wind: Northerly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 90% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Tide


UV

Thu 22nd 16 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:10 pm
Fri 23rd 16 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:10 pm
Sat 24th 16 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 4:20 pm
Sun 25th 17 (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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