Byron Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BallinaLow Wed 07:58 EST (0.3m)
High Wed 14:48 EST (1.3m)
Low Wed 21:26 EST (0.5m)
High Thu 03:05 EST (1.0m)
forecast windsWednesday: SW 35 kts
Thursday: SW 20/30 kts
Friday: S/SW 20/30 kts
Tuesday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres offshore. Swell: Easterly 1.5 metres. Wednesday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 35 knots offshore during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore south of Cape Byron during the morning. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the morning. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore south of Cape Byron in the morning. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots turning southerly in the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 4/5 metres. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 3/4 metres, tending southeasterly 2.5 metres during the evening. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore.Issued Tue 22:38 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, S
most recent warnings
The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.
Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.
The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.