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

Tuesday 17, Jul 7:43 pm

Day 25°    Night 13°
Mostly clear

Water Temperature  22°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots early in the morning. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Cape Bowling Green in the late evening. Winds tending northeasterly inshore in the afternoon.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy.

Tide

1 am
3.15m
7 am
0.82m
1 pm
2.21m
7 pm
0.83m

UV

Index: 7 (High)

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 2:50 pm


Radar

128 km

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Weather

Wednesday 18, Jul

Day 25°    Night 15°
Mostly sunny

Swell


Wind


Wind: Easterly 10 to 15 knots. Winds tending northeasterly inshore in the afternoon.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy.

Tide

2 am
2.93m
9 am
0.83m
3 pm
2.25m
8 pm
1.07m

UV

Index: 7 (High)

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 2:50 pm


Weather

Tue 17, Jul to Tue 24, Jul


Swell


Wind


Wind: Easterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.

Tide


UV

Tue 17th 7 (High) Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 2:50 pm
Wed 18th 7 (High) Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 2:50 pm
Thu 19th 7 (High) Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 2:50 pm
Fri 20th 7 (High) Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 2:50 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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