Fairfax Media Network

Marine Weather

Step 1.  Select a state     Step 2. Select a district

Illawarra Marine Weather Overview

Sydney Offshore Sydney Offshore Batemans Coast Sydney Inshore Illawarra
Illawarra
3.0m
S
Swell height  Swell height warning  Districts with warnings Wind Icon  3pm forecast wind

Tides

Tides for Wollongong

High Fri 09:06 EST (1.4m)
Low Fri 14:42 EST (0.4m)
High Fri 21:11 EST (1.9m)
Low Sat 03:55 EST (0.2m)

forecast winds

Friday: S/SW 30 kts
Saturday: W/NW 20 kts
Sunday: N 10/15 kts

forecast

South to southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the morning. Winds becoming west to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 2 metres by early evening. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Point Perpendicular early in the morning. Winds tending west to southwesterly in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres.

Issued Fri 04:10 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, S

most recent warnings

Wollongong Forecast Graphs

7-day Wave Graph

Tides Graph

Sun & Moon Times

First light Sunrise Sunset Last light moon rise moon set Moon phase last quarter new moon first quarter full moon
first light
06:36 EST
sunrise
07:03 EST
sunset
16:58 EST
last light
17:25 EST
rise
18:23 EST
set
08:19 EST
moon
moon
Jul 9
moon
Jul 16
moon
Jul 24
moon
Jul 31
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Fresh dusting of snow to the southeast

17:23 EST

A cold front has brought snow to the Alps of New South Wales, priming a good weekend to hit the snow fields.

Young and in drought: why farmers and young entrepreneurs stay on in regional and remote Australia

14:07 EST

There's rarely a time when the world's driest continent is not faced with a drought.

Australian Ski resorts going under cover

13:02 EST

Australia's ski resorts are finally becoming covered by fresh, natural snow, a result of the first decent cold blast in a few weeks.