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New South Wales/ACT Marine Weather Overview

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New South Wales/ACT
sunny
Ballina  9kt 
rain developing
Batemans Bay  10kt 
3.0m
NE
1.5m
E
mostly sunny
Coffs Harbour  10kt 
2.0m
S
2.5m
S
2.0m
S
windy
Newcastle  11kt 
mostly sunny
Sydney  13kt 
2.0m
S
cloudy
Wollongong  9kt 
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New South Wales/ACT Coastal Warnings

New South Wales/ACT Marine Weather

Sydney Inshore

Seas: Up to 0.5m Swell: n/a
Forecast: N/NW 15/20 kts tending W/NW in the afternoon then easing to 10 kts or less in the evening.
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Byron Coast

Seas: Up to 1.5m Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
Forecast: Variable about 10 kts tending N 15/20 kts in the middle of the day.
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Macquarie Coast

Seas: Up to 2.0m Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
Forecast: N 15/20 kts turning NW 10/15 kts in the late evening.
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Hunter Waters

Seas: Up to 2.0m Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
Forecast: NW/N 15/20 kts, reaching 25 kts at times. Winds turning W/NW during the evening.
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Sydney Offshore

Seas: Up to 2.0m Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
Forecast: N 15/20 kts, reaching up to 25 kts at times during the day. Winds turning W/NW in the evening.
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Illawarra

Seas: Up to 2.5m Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
Forecast: N 15/25 kts, reaching up to 30 kts a'noon. Winds turning W/NW in the late a'noon.
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Batemans Coast

Seas: Up to 3.0m Swell: Up to 1.0m, NE
Forecast: N/NW 15/25 kts, increasing to 20/30 kts during the morning. Winds tending S 15/25 kts in the evening.
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Coffs Coast

Seas: Up to 2.0m Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
Forecast: N about 10 kts increasing to 15/20 kts in the morning.
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Eden Coast

Seas: Up to 3.0m Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
Forecast: N 20/30 kts tending NW/NE 15/25 kts in the early afternoon then tending S/SW 20/30 kts in the afternoon.
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New South Wales/ACT Coastal Weather forecast

Station Forecast Min Max 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Albion Park
Cloudy 7 22 NW 14 65 NW 19 41
Holsworthy
Mostly sunny 4 22 NW 10 74 NW 15 35
Homebush
Mostly sunny 9 23 NW 10 59 NW 16 34
Montague Is
Rain developing 11 18 NW 29 62 NW 21 61
Nobbys Head
Mostly sunny 9 22 NNW 18 68 NW 22 43
Norah Head
Mostly sunny 13 22 NNW 12 60 NW 18 45
Smoky Cape
Mostly sunny 12 23 NNW 12 67 NNE 14 51
Terrey Hills
Windy 10 22 NW 14 61 NNW 13 39
Moruya
Mostly cloudy 7 20 NW 18 71 NNW 19 50
Narooma
Rain developing 8 19 NW 24 62 NW 17 57
Bega
Rain developing 8 19 NW 13 61 SSW 11 59
Merimbula
Rain developing 10 18 N 7 70 SSW 11 69
Yamba
Mostly sunny 10 22 WNW 8 74 NNE 17 58
Alstonville
Sunny 9 22 WNW 6 71 NNE 14 49
Byron Bay
Sunny 13 21 NNW 6 70 N 21 58
Campbelltown
Cloudy 5 22 NNW 6 71 NW 12 33
Ulladulla
Rain developing 10 19 NW 22 60 NNW 21 54
Kempsey
Mostly sunny 9 24 NW 9 61 NNE 9 44
Batemans Bay
Rain developing 10 19 NW 22 53 NNW 19 51
Forster
Mostly sunny 11 23 NNW 12 68 N 12 47
Ballina
Sunny 10 23 WNW 6 67 N 17 50
Taree
Mostly sunny 8 23 NW 8 65 NNW 11 38
Coffs Harbour
Mostly sunny 10 24 NNW 12 57 NNE 18 42
Nowra
Rain developing 7 19 NW 20 61 NW 20 45
Lane Cove
Mostly sunny 11 23 NNW 17 53 NW 16 39
Port Macquarie
Mostly sunny 11 23 NNW 10 62 NNE 13 43
Mascot
Mostly sunny 9 23 NNW 19 53 NW 25 32
Maitland
Windy 8 23 NNW 10 62 NW 18 32
Canterbury
Mostly sunny 5 22 NNW 10 67 NW 19 33
Parramatta
Mostly sunny 9 23 NNW 14 53 NW 17 37
Liverpool
Mostly sunny 6 23 NNW 12 62 NNW 16 37
Bankstown
Mostly sunny 9 23 NNW 10 53 NNW 20 25
Wollongong
Cloudy 11 21 NNW 14 55 NW 16 43
Gosford
Mostly sunny 10 23 NNW 10 54 NW 13 35
Newcastle
Windy 13 23 NNW 17 48 NW 21 33
Blacktown
Mostly sunny 6 22 NNW 13 62 NNW 17 38
Sydney
Mostly sunny 11 23 NNW 20 57 NW 25 30
Sydney
Mostly sunny 11 23 NNW 20 57 NW 25 30
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