Beach Weather in Hamilton Island, Whitsunday Islands, Australia

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Beach Weather Today in Hamilton Island

Today the maximum temperature will be 21° which is warm and pleasant for sunbathing. Today the water temperature will be 22° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Today will have 0.5mm of very light rain. Expect sunny spells but some cloudy periods with an average cloud cover of 69%.

The winds will be and strong at 37kmh from the South East. The strong winds will keep the temperatures feeling cooler.

For Beach Weather for the next next 7 days, wind and wave conditions and tide and the next 14 days weather use the tabs below.

Beach Weather This Weekend in Hamilton Island

This weekend the average maximum daily temperatures will be 21° which is warm and pleasant for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 22° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

There will be 1 day of very light rain. Saturday will have 0.4mm of rain and Sunday will be dry. Expect sunny spells but some cloudy periods with an average cloud cover of 69%.

HAMILTON ISLAND - BEACH WEATHER FORECAST

Tue 23rd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19° 18° 19° 21° 21° 21° 21° 21°
61% 69% 68% 81% 83% 73% 50% 73%
0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
Wed 24th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
20° 21° 21° 21° 21° 21° 21° 22°
67% 90% 71% 73% 37% 39% 26% 83%
0.1mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
Thu 25th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
22° 22° 22° 21° 22° 22° 22° 22°
87% 76% 70% 82% 85% 87% 59% 87%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.2mm
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
Fri 26th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
21° 21° 21° 22° 22° 22° 22° 22°
72% 69% 100% 82% 84% 43% 85% 89%
0.3mm 0.9mm 0.4mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.1mm
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
Sat 27th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
21° 21° 21° 21° 21° 21° 21° 21°
79% 89% 87% 73% 88% 39% 42% 50%
0.1mm 0.2mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
22°
22°
Sun 28th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
21° 20° 20° 20° 20° 21° 21° 21°
63% 82% 97% 67% 79% 73% 57% 50%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
Mon 29th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
21° 21° 20° 21° 21° 21° 21° 21°
43% 17% 14% 57% 47% 15% 2% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
22°
Tue 23rd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
31
kmh
32
kmh
33
kmh
32
kmh
36
kmh
36
kmh
37
kmh
37
kmh
0.9m
0.9m
1.0m
1.0m
1.1m
1.2m
1.2m
1.2m
9.2s 9.0s 9.1s 9.3s 9.3s 9.3s 9.3s 9.3s
Wed 24th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
35
kmh
36
kmh
39
kmh
39
kmh
36
kmh
33
kmh
32
kmh
31
kmh
1.1m
1.1m
1.2m
1.2m
1.1m
0.9m
1.0m
0.9m
9.3s 9.3s 9.3s 9.3s 9.3s 9.3s 9.3s 9.3s
Thu 25th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
30
kmh
28
kmh
23
kmh
19
kmh
19
kmh
19
kmh
20
kmh
20
kmh
0.9m
0.8m
0.6m
0.4m
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
0.6m
9.3s 9.3s 9.3s 9.3s 9.3s 9.3s 9.3s 9.3s
Fri 26th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11
kmh
14
kmh
21
kmh
22
kmh
22
kmh
22
kmh
24
kmh
22
kmh
0.5m
0.9m
0.6m
0.7m
0.7m
0.6m
0.7m
0.6m
9.3s 7.9s 7.9s 7.9s 7.9s 7.9s 7.9s 7.9s
Sat 27th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
21
kmh
21
kmh
23
kmh
24
kmh
25
kmh
27
kmh
27
kmh
25
kmh
0.6m
0.9m
0.9m
0.9m
1.1m
1.0m
1.0m
1.0m
7.9s 7.8s 7.8s 7.8s 8.9s 8.6s 8.4s 8.4s
Sun 28th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
23
kmh
23
kmh
26
kmh
27
kmh
27
kmh
27
kmh
27
kmh
24
kmh
0.9m
0.8m
0.9m
1.0m
1.1m
1.2m
1.1m
1.1m
8.4s 8.4s 8.4s 8.4s 8.4s 8.4s 8.4s 8.4s
Mon 29th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19
kmh
18
kmh
24
kmh
34
kmh
37
kmh
37
kmh
35
kmh
31
kmh
0.9m
0.8m
0.8m
0.9m
1.1m
1.1m
1.0m
0.8m
8.4s 8.4s 8.4s 8.4s 8.4s 8.4s 8.4s 8.4s
Tue 23rd July
12:00 AM 6:41 AM 12:18 PM 6:17 PM
3.20 0.20 2.20 0.10
Wed 24th July
12:44 AM 7:24 AM 1:05 PM 7:04 PM
3.20 0.20 2.30 0.20
Thu 25th July
1:27 AM 8:07 AM 1:53 PM 7:52 PM
3.10 0.20 2.30 0.30
Fri 26th July
2:11 AM 8:51 AM 2:45 PM 8:46 PM
2.90 0.20 2.30 0.50
Sat 27th July
2:58 AM 9:37 AM 3:44 PM 9:48 PM
2.60 0.30 2.30 0.70
Sun 28th July
3:50 AM 10:26 AM 4:48 PM 11:02 PM
2.30 0.30 2.30 0.80
Mon 29th July
4:51 AM 11:20 AM 5:56 PM
2.00 0.40 2.40
Tue 23rd July
21°
0.5mm
35kmh SE
69%
Wed 24th July
21°
0.3mm
36kmh ESE
60%
Thu 25th July
22°
0.4mm
19kmh ESE
79%
Fri 26th July
22°
2.0mm
22kmh ESE
78%
Sat 27th July
21°
0.4mm
25kmh SE
68%
Sun 28th July
21°
0.0mm
27kmh SSE
71%
Mon 29th July
21°
0.0mm
36kmh SE
24%
Tue 30th July
21°
0.3mm
36kmh SE
60%
Wed 31st July
21°
0.3mm
37kmh ESE
56%
Thu 1st August
21°
0.7mm
31kmh ESE
70%
Fri 2nd August
21°
1.1mm
21kmh SE
76%
Sat 3rd August
22°
0.9mm
11kmh E
48%
Sun 4th August
20°
0.0mm
41kmh SSE
41%
Mon 5th August
21°
0.2mm
31kmh ESE
56%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 21° which is warm and pleasant for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 21° which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water. There will be 11 days of very light rain with an average of 0.6mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 61%.

If you are sailing, windsurfing, fishing, surfing etc. in Hamilton Island don't forget to check the tide and wind and wave conditions

Taking a Holiday at Hamilton Island, Whitsunday Islands, Whitsunday, Queensland, Australia

Imagine soaking up the sun on a stunning tropical island in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef. Hamilton Island, located in Whitsunday Islands, Whitsunday, Queensland, Australia, offers the perfect beach holiday destination for families, couples, and solo travelers alike. With pristine white sandy beaches, crystal-clear turquoise waters teeming with marine life, and an abundance of fun-filled activities to enjoy, there's so much to experience on this incredible island.

Beach Type

Hamilton Island boasts a variety of beautiful beaches with powdery white sand that feels soft and warm underfoot. Catseye Beach is one of the most popular beaches on the island for its gentle waves and easy access to nearby amenities. The surrounding reefs offer excellent snorkeling and diving opportunities for those looking to explore the vibrant underwater world. The rocky shores around Passage Peak provide a more secluded spot for beachgoers seeking privacy and serenity.

Beach Activities

Hamilton Island offers a wide range of exciting beach activities that cater to all interests and skill levels:

  1. Snorkeling and Diving: With its close proximity to the Great Barrier Reef, Hamilton Island is an ideal location for snorkeling and diving enthusiasts. Explore the colorful coral gardens teeming with marine life such as turtles, rays, and tropical fish.
  2. Sailing: Take advantage of the island's perfect sailing conditions by joining a sailing tour or renting a catamaran or yacht.
  3. Kayaking: Paddle your way around Hamilton Island's stunning coastline while enjoying picturesque views.
  4. Paddleboarding: Test your balance while taking in Hamilton Island's breathtaking scenery by stand-up paddleboarding.
  5. Beach Sports: Enjoy a friendly game of beach volleyball or soccer on Catseye Beach.

Accommodations

Hamilton Island offers various accommodation options ranging from luxury resorts to more budget-friendly hotels:

  • Qualia Resort: This luxurious 5-star resort offers private pavilions with stunning views, a world-class spa, and fine dining options.
  • Reef View Hotel: This 4-star hotel provides spacious rooms, a large swimming pool, and easy access to Catseye Beach.
  • Palm Bungalows: These self-contained bungalows offer a more affordable option for those looking for a comfortable and convenient stay on Hamilton Island.

Areas to Stay In

There are several areas on Hamilton Island that offer visitors unique experiences and amenities:

  • Marina Village: Stay close to the action in Marina Village, where you'll find an array of shops, restaurants, and entertainment options.
  • Catseye Beach: Ideal for beach aficionados, staying near Catseye Beach offers easy access to the sand and surf as well as various water sports activities.
  • Passage Peak area: For those seeking privacy and tranquility, consider staying around Passage Peak for its secluded beaches and breathtaking views.

Beach Amenities

Hamilton Island's beaches provide visitors with various facilities and amenities to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable experience:

  • Sun loungers
  • Umbrellas
  • BBQ facilities
  • Picnic areas
  • Restrooms
  • Showers
  • Beach sports equipment rental

With its idyllic setting, diverse beach types, thrilling activities, comfortable accommodations, and convenient amenities - Hamilton Island is truly an unforgettable beach holiday destination. So pack your bags, grab your sunscreen, and get ready for the ultimate beach getaway!

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