Fairfax Media Network

Marine Weather

Step 1.  Select a state     Step 2. Select a district

Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview

Swell height  Swell height warning  Districts with warnings Wind Icon  3pm forecast wind

Tides

Tides for Ballina

Low Wed 17:04 EST (0.2m)
High Wed 23:01 EST (1.4m)
Low Thu 05:29 EST (0.1m)
High Thu 11:40 EST (1.4m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: N 15/20 kts
Thursday: N/NW 20/30 kts
Friday: SW 20/30 kts

forecast

Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Thursday: North to northwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly in the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres, tending southeasterly 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cape Byron during the morning. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots turning south to southeasterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening. Swell: Southeasterly 1/2 metres, tending southerly 2/3 metres during the morning.

Issued Wed 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S

most recent warnings

There are no warnings current.

View all current warnings

Ballina Forecast Graphs

7-day Wave Graph

Tides Graph

Sun & Moon Times

First light Sunrise Sunset Last light moon rise moon set Moon phase last quarter new moon first quarter full moon
first light
05:36 EST
sunrise
06:00 EST
sunset
17:32 EST
last light
17:55 EST
rise
21:22 EST
set
09:00 EST
moon
moon
Sep 5
moon
Sep 13
moon
Sep 21
moon
Sep 28
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Another ECL for NSW

15:36 EST

It's the weather phrase that makes the coastal dwellers of New South Wales shudder - East Coast Low.

Canberra's cold start to spring

13:35 EST

For most people, spring brings the hope of warm weather.

Shoalhaven Council defends its handling of floods

10:56 EST

Shoalhaven Council is staunchly defending its management of local waterways during floods across the region in August.