Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BallinaLow Wed 02:41 EDT (0.2m)
High Wed 08:51 EDT (1.4m)
Low Wed 15:10 EDT (0.3m)
High Wed 20:54 EDT (1.3m)
forecast windsWednesday: S/SE 10/15 kts
Thursday: SE 15/20 kts
Friday: E/NE 10/15 kts
Tuesday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots, tending northerly offshore in the north. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre. Wednesday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots, tending northerly offshore in the north. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore north of Cape Byron around midday. Outlook Friday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.Issued Tue 20:26 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, SE
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Towns in Queensland's south-east have been hit by storms, but Brisbane has escaped much of the rainfall and the weather is no longer regarded as severe.
The start of spring has been unusually dry across most of New South Wales.
The Queensland Rural Fire Service says fires on parts of the state's coast will burn hotter and faster this season due to the ongoing dry.