Fairfax Media Network

Marine Weather

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

Northern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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

Tides

Tides for Port Phillip Heads

High Wed 11:16 EST (1.5m)
Low Wed 16:30 EST (1.0m)
High Wed 22:45 EST (1.4m)
Low Thu 04:52 EST (0.4m)

Tides for Geelong

Low Wed 08:10 EST (0.3m)
High Wed 15:01 EST (1.0m)
Low Wed 20:42 EST (0.7m)
High Thu 01:38 EST (1.0m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: NW increasing 25/35 kts
Thursday: W 30/35 kts
Friday: NW 15/25 kts

forecast

Tuesday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres in the far west. Wednesday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to northwesterly 15/20 knots before dawn then becoming northwesterly 20/30 knots in the early afternoon and strengthening to 25/35 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/4 metres during the afternoon and evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, tending westerly 2/3 metres by early evening. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 30/35 knots turning southwesterly 20/30 knots early in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Westerly 2.5/4 metres, tending southwesterly 3/5 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots easing to 10/15 knots then turning northwesterly 15/25 knots by midday. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres in the west.

Issued Tue 22:00 EST

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

most recent warnings

Phillip Is Forecast Graphs

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
07:08 EST
sunrise
07:38 EST
sunset
17:09 EST
last light
17:38 EST
set
06:14 EST
rise
16:37 EST
moon
moon
Jul 2
moon
Jul 9
moon
Jul 16
moon
Jul 24
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Warmest June temperatures for Perth

20:04 EST

Perth has recorded its warmest June on record with the average maximum temperature of 21 degrees Celsius.

Warm June across Australia

18:10 EST

Sunny skies have created a warmer than average June across all capital cities.

Drought-affected farmers in north-western NSW sow land in hope of first crop in three years

18:09 EST

Heartened by recent rain, farmers near Walgett in north-western New South Wales are taking a gamble and sowing some of their land in the hope of their first crop in three years.