Fairfax Media Network

Marine Weather

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

Central North Marine Weather Overview

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


Tides for Burnie

Low Sat 05:39 EST (0.5m)
High Sat 11:53 EST (3.3m)
Low Sat 18:14 EST (1.0m)
High Sat 23:56 EST (3.3m)

Tides for Launceston

Low Sat 06:51 EST (0.8m)
High Sat 13:03 EST (4.2m)
Low Sat 19:21 EST (1.4m)
High Sun 01:07 EST (4.4m)

forecast winds

Saturday: NW 25/35 kts
Sunday: W 25/35 kts
Monday: W/SW 25/35 kts


Friday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Saturday: Northwesterly 25/35 knots turning westerly 25/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 25/35 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Monday: West to southwesterly 25/35 knots decreasing to 20/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing below 3 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the evening.

Issued Fri 22:04 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, W

most recent warnings

Devonport 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
06:53 EST
07:23 EST
17:19 EST
last light
17:49 EST
07:25 EST
18:27 EST
Aug 7
Aug 15
Aug 23
Aug 30
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

July wrap up around the grounds

16:19 EST

The month of July was quite dynamic across the nation, with some particularly strong cold fronts which delivered low level snow as far north as the Border Ranges, and spells of prolonged dry and warm conditions, particularly along the east coast.

Widespread rain to quench thirsty West Australian crops

16:02 EST

Widespread, drenching rain across many parts of Western Australia's agricultural region, brings a smile to the faces of local farmers.

The Photo Fence: Artists capture Darwin homeowners' love affair with high fences

15:20 EST

Some encase Darwin's homes in a gnarled mesh vestige while others stand like spiked watchmen separating the street from those living inside.