Fairfax Media Network

Marine Weather

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

Macquarie Coast Marine Weather Overview

Swell height  Swell height warning  Districts with warnings Wind Icon  3pm forecast wind

Tides

Tides for Coffs Harbour

Low Thu 12:48 EST (0.2m)
High Thu 19:36 EST (1.9m)
Low Fri 02:03 EST (0.2m)
High Fri 07:44 EST (1.4m)

Tides for Port Macquarie

Low Thu 13:15 EST (0.2m)
High Thu 20:03 EST (1.6m)
Low Fri 02:30 EST (0.2m)
High Fri 08:11 EST (1.1m)

Tides for Nelson Bay

Low Thu 12:53 EST (0.3m)
High Thu 19:29 EST (2.0m)
Low Fri 02:04 EST (0.1m)
High Fri 08:05 EST (1.5m)

forecast winds

Thursday: N 25 kts
Friday: W/NW 25 kts
Saturday: N 15/20 kts

forecast

Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Port Macquarie in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Friday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Port Macquarie early in the morning. Winds shifting southerly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 15/20 knots turning west to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.

Issued Thu 02:00 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S

most recent warnings

There are no warnings current.

View all current warnings

Port Macquarie Forecast Graphs

7-day Wave Graph

Tides Graph

Sun & Moon Times

First light Sunrise Sunset Last light moon rise moon set Moon phase full moon last quarter new moon first quarter
first light
06:13 EST
sunrise
06:38 EST
sunset
17:12 EST
last light
17:38 EST
rise
16:02 EST
set
05:55 EST
moon
moon
Jul 31
moon
Aug 7
moon
Aug 15
moon
Aug 23
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Hunter graziers upbeat amidst better conditions

06:32 EST

Hunter graziers, buoyed by high cattle prices, are beginning to address a backlog of farm work that has built up during tough times.

Grantham floods inquiry: Former quarry owner Denis Wagner gives evidence

19:01 EST

The owner of a quarry which allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 Grantham flood says a safety bund appeared to be man made and may have been built without his knowledge.

Interior set to turn up the winter warmth this weekend

15:35 EST

Chilly weather will quickly turn to very warm and windy conditions this weekend over many parts of Australia's interior this weekend.