Adelaide Local Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Adelaide
forecast windsMonday: NW 20/30 kts
Tuesday: W/SW 20/30 kts
Wednesday: W/SW 15/20 kts
Thursday: N increasing 20/25 kts
Monday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots around the middle of the day then reaching 20/30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre. Tuesday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots turning west to southwesterly 20/25 knots in the afternoon, reaching 20/30 knots south of Brighton until evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming west to northwesterly about 10 knots during the morning then tending northerly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots during the day. Winds turning westerly 20/30 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre.Issued Mon 10:00 CST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, WSW
most recent warnings
Gale Warning for Lower South East Coast. Strong Wind Warning for all remaining waters excluding Upper West and Far West Coasts
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On the weekend wild winds battered South Australia, Tasmania and Victoria, toppling trees and bringing down powerlines and there is more of that on the way.
Vast areas of Queensland have experienced the hottest May night since records began, some of which stretch back to the 1800s.
For the majority of Australia April was warmer and drier than average.