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 for Coffs Harbour

Low Mon 05:30 EST (0.3m)
High Mon 11:24 EST (1.4m)
Low Mon 17:09 EST (0.4m)
High Mon 23:42 EST (1.8m)

Tides for Port Macquarie

Low Mon 05:57 EST (0.2m)
High Mon 11:51 EST (1.2m)
Low Mon 17:36 EST (0.3m)
High Tue 00:09 EST (1.5m)

Tides for Nelson Bay

Low Mon 05:31 EST (0.2m)
High Mon 11:46 EST (1.6m)
Low Mon 17:28 EST (0.4m)
High Mon 23:47 EST (1.8m)

forecast winds

Monday: SW 25 kts
Tuesday: SW 15/20 kts
Wednesday: E/SE 10/15 kts


Sunday: North to northwesterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southwesterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 25 knots south of Port Macquarie in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening, then increasing to 1/2 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning south to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning.

Issued Sun 16:05 EST

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

most recent warnings

There are no warnings current.

View all current warnings

Coffs Harbour Forecast Graphs

7-day Wave Graph

Tides Graph

Sun & Moon Times

First light Sunrise Sunset Last light moon set moon rise Moon phase last quarter new moon first quarter full moon
first light
06:18 EST
06:45 EST
17:00 EST
last light
17:26 EST
09:34 EST
21:33 EST
Jul 9
Jul 16
Jul 24
Jul 31
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Labor, Greens slam Agriculture White Paper for lack of strategic vision or climate change consideration

18:08 EST

Prime Minister Tony Abbott says his government "wants to back people who are prepared to back themselves", and that a newly released vision for Australian agriculture will do just that.

How to escape from a flooded car: Safety driving expert shares his three tips

16:22 EST

Queensland has had more than its share of severe flood events in recent years, yet despite authorities' repeated warnings, drivers have continued to cross flooded roadways.

Fog forces RFDS flight carrying patients to Perth to land on Rottnest Island

15:40 EST

A Royal Flying Doctor Service aircraft has been forced to land on Rottnest Island with two patients on board because of the thick fog in Perth.