you are not logged in | login or join us

Marine Weather

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

Western Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview

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

navigate by marine district navigate by marine district

Melbourne Bays Western Bass Strait Northern Bass Strait Eastern Bass Strait Gippsland Lakes

tides for Warrnambool

High Thu 13:45 EST (1.2m)
Low Thu 20:13 EST (0.5m)
High Fri 01:00 EST (0.9m)
Low Fri 07:10 EST (0.3m)

tides for Portland

High Thu 13:45 EST (1.1m)
Low Thu 20:13 EST (0.5m)
High Fri 01:00 EST (0.8m)
Low Fri 07:10 EST (0.2m)

marine forecast summary forecast

North to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to northwesterly during the morning at a similar strength. Winds then tending northwest to northeasterly in the late evening. Winds increasing to 20 knots in the far west in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres, tending westerly 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 20/25 knots turning southwesterly early in the morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres around midday, then tending southwesterly 4/5 metres by early evening. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning westerly 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 4/5 metres.

Issued Thu 10:30 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, W

forecast winds

Thursday: W/NW increasing 20 kts
Friday: SW 30 kts
Saturday: SW 15/20 kts

Wind Graph

7-day Wave Graph

Tides Graph

Sun & Moon Times

first light sunrise sunset last light moon rise moon set moon phase last quarter new moon first quarter full moon
first light
06:28 EST
06:55 EST
17:56 EST
last light
18:23 EST
19:15 EST
09:38 EST
Apr 22
Apr 29
May 7
May 15

Site search

Enter a postcode or town name for local weather, or text to search the site. » advanced search

Cyclone Ita recovery: Queensland rail network under repair after category-four storm

11:05 EST Queensland Rail says there is significant damage in the state's north after Cyclone Ita, with parts of the east coast network likely to stay closed until at least Sunday.

Help with Weatherzone