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

forecast winds

Thursday: W/SW 25 kts
Friday: S 25 kts
Saturday: S 20/25 kts

forecast

Thursday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching 25 knots north of Yamba in the late morning. Tending south to southwesterly in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. 1st. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Friday: Southerly 15/20 knots, reaching 25 knots north of Cape Byron in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore north of Yamba by early evening. 1st. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 20/25 knots. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore.

Issued Thu 10:23 EST

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

most recent 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 new moon first quarter full moon last quarter
first light
05:44 EST
sunrise
06:08 EST
sunset
17:28 EST
last light
17:52 EST
rise
00:38 EST
set
11:45 EST
moon
moon
Sep 1
moon
Sep 9
moon
Sep 17
moon
Sep 23
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

NSW weather: Search resumes for missing man in flash floods near Kyogle

11:50 EST

A search is continuing for a man who went missing in floodwaters near Kyogle during heavy rainfall that hit the New South Wales coast and Sydney.

Late winter soaking causes flooding

11:44 EST

Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.

Launceston public meeting applauds city flood levees protection

09:14 EST

Launceston's flood levees have been hailed as a game-changer in minimising the impact of the June flood emergency.