Fairfax Media Network

Marine Weather

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

Daly river to Cape Don Marine Weather Overview

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

Tides

Tides for Darwin

Low Wed 17:39 (2.6m)
High Wed 23:22 (5.6m)
Low Thu 05:44 (2.5m)
High Thu 11:58 (6.1m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: SE/SW 20 kts
Thursday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Friday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending southeast to southwesterly in the late afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore during the morning and again in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to southeasterly 15/20 knots before dawn then tending south to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening. Swell: Northwest to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 04:45 CST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ENE

most recent warnings

There are no warnings current.

View all current warnings

Channel Point Forecast Graphs

  • locations
  • Channel Point
  • Darwin

7-day Wave Graph

Tides Graph

Sun & Moon Times

First light Sunrise Sunset Last light moon set moon rise Moon phase full moon last quarter new moon first quarter
first light
06:47 CST
sunrise
07:10 CST
sunset
18:31 CST
last light
18:55 CST
set
01:04 CST
rise
13:33 CST
moon
moon
Jun 28
moon
Jul 6
moon
Jul 13
moon
Jul 20
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Young farmers taught 'drought driving' skills as country roads plagued by millions of 'roos

14:26 EST

An initiative by Hay Inc in the New South Wales Riverina town of Hay is teaching young farmers life-saving 'drought driving' lessons on how to drive when faced with kangaroos on the road.

BOM declares a 50 per cent chance of El Nino this spring, possible dry and warm conditions ahead

13:31 EST

Warm and dry — that has been the story of the season, and now there is a good chance that is set to continue for south-east Australia.

Australia's shortest day of the year

12:27 EST

The southern hemisphere's winter solstice occurs in Australia on Thursday, marking the shortest day of the year across the country.