Illawarra Marine Weather Overview
Tides for WollongongHigh Wed 00:35 EST (1.6m)
Low Wed 07:14 EST (0.3m)
High Wed 13:34 EST (1.5m)
Low Wed 19:31 EST (0.6m)
forecast windsTuesday: S 20 kts
Wednesday: S/SE 10/20 kts
Thursday: N/NE 10/15 kts
Friday: W/NW 15/20 kts
Tuesday: Southerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore north of Port Kembla. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres. Wednesday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Port Kembla in the morning. Winds tending east to southeasterly below 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to northwesterly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the evening.Issued Tue 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S
most recent warnings
Strong Wind Warning for the Byron Coast, Coffs Coast and Macquarie Coast. Cancelled for Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast and Illawarra Coast
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Canberra has chilled below freezing every morning this month, and a few days have been quite cold as well.
Over the last week, much of the southeast has been treated to cold, cloud-free nights with light winds.
There have been a few hiccups along the way but the school garden at St Francis' Primary School in Hughenden continues to grow despite the on-going drought.