Illawarra Marine Weather Overview
Tides for WollongongLow Mon 04:18 EST (0.1m)
High Mon 10:24 EST (1.5m)
Low Mon 16:15 EST (0.3m)
High Mon 22:33 EST (1.8m)
forecast windsSunday: W locally 25/30 kts
Monday: W 20/30 kts
Tuesday: SW 15/25 kts
Wednesday: SW 25/30 kts
Sunday: Westerly 15/25 knots, locally reaching 25/30 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Monday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Winds turning south to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Tuesday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots becoming west to northwesterly 15/20 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 20/30 knots turning southwesterly 25/30 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre.Issued Sun 23:04 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S
most recent warnings
Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.
Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.
With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.