Perth Local Marine Weather Overview
Tides for SwanbourneLow Wed 19:21 WST (0.8m)
High Thu 05:39 WST (1.0m)
Low Thu 14:42 WST (0.8m)
High Thu 15:11 WST (0.8m)
forecast windsWednesday: SE 20/25 kts
Thursday: W 10/15 kts
Friday: SW 10 kts
Saturday: E increasing 10/15 kts
Wednesday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots decreasing to 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming westerly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Easterly around 10 knots, increasing to 10/15 knots for a period during the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres.Issued Wed 10:10 WST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, WSW
most recent warnings
Strong Wind Warning from Ningaloo Coast to Eucla Coast, excluding local waters. Cancelled for Perth Local Waters and Pilbara Coast West
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