Rainbow Beach Sea Temperature

(Today) Oct 2016

23.3°C / 74°F

Current weather

(moderate rain)
16°C / 61°F

Partly cloudy

10 mph



The measurements for the sea temperature in Rainbow Beach, Queensland are provided by the daily satellite readings provided by the NOAA. The temperatures given are the surface temperature (SST) which is most relevant to recreational users.

7 day tide forecast for Rainbow Beach

  • High 01:57am
  • Low 07:58am
  • High 02:31pm
  • Low 09:38pm
  • High 03:17am
  • Low 09:26am
  • High 03:44pm
  • Low 10:41pm
  • High 04:38am
  • Low 10:41am
  • High 04:52pm
  • Low 11:31pm
  • High 05:40am
  • Low 11:38am
  • High 05:47pm
  • Low 12:12am
  • High 06:28am
  • Low 12:26pm
  • High 06:33pm
  • Low 12:48am
  • High 07:08am
  • Low 01:07pm
  • High 07:12pm
  • Low 01:21am
  • High 07:45am
  • Low 01:44pm
  • High 07:48pm

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Elbow Point, Australia) and may differ by up to half and hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.

Rainbow Beach tides

Average October sea temperatures

  • Max: 25.1°C / 77.2°F
  • Avg: 23.2°C / 73.7°F
  • Min: 21°C / 69.8°F
Rainbow Beach average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Rainbow Beach are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Rainbow Beach (-25.90432, 153.09174)

Locations nearby


Whilst sea temperatures for Rainbow Beach are as accurate as current data allows there may be slight local and regional variations depending on conditions. Time of day and wind direction may have a temporary local effect as can water flows from neraby rivers.

Alternate names for Rainbow Beach