New South Wales Weather Forecast

Sydney Closed Waters Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Sydney Closed Waters
Issued: Tuesday, 26 July 10:43PM
Weather Situation
A cold front is approaching New South Wales waters from the west. West to northwest winds will turn southwesterly and increase during Wednesday as the front crosses the New South Wales coast and moves east over the Tasman Sea. Winds are forecast to ease from Thursday as a high pressure system moves over southeast Australia in the wake of the front.
Forecast for Tuesday, 26 July
Winds: Northwesterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 27 July
Winds: West to northwesterly 10 to 20 knots increasing to 15 to 25 knots in the late morning and reaching 30 knots at times during the day. Tending west to southwesterly in the late afternoon and evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Sunny.
Forecast for Thursday, 28 July
Winds: Westerly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres.
Swell:
Weather: Sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Westerly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the day.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Saturday, 30 July
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy.

Byron Coast: Point Danger to Wooli Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Byron Coast: Point Danger to Wooli
Issued: Tuesday, 26 July 10:44PM
Forecast for Tuesday, 26 July
Winds: North to northwesterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres.
Deceptively powerful surf conditions in the evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 27 July
Winds: Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning westerly during the day and southwesterly in the evening. Reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Yamba in the late evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Thursday, 28 July
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning south to southeasterly below 10 knots during the morning and early afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore south of Yamba.
Weather: Sunny.
Coffs Coast: Wooli to Smoky Cape Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Coffs Coast: Wooli to Smoky Cape
Issued: Tuesday, 26 July 10:44PM
Forecast for Tuesday, 26 July
Winds: North to northwesterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 27 July
Winds: Northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots becoming southwesterly 15 to 25 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres by early evening.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Thursday, 28 July
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the morning.
Weather: Sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore north of Coffs Harbour.
Weather: Sunny.
Macquarie Coast: Smoky Cape to Seal Rocks Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Macquarie Coast: Smoky Cape to Seal Rocks
Issued: Tuesday, 26 July 10:44PM
Forecast for Tuesday, 26 July
Winds: North to northwesterly about 10 knots, reaching up to 20 knots south of Port Macquarie.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Crowdy Head.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Clear.
Forecast for Wednesday, 27 July
Winds: West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending west to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots during the morning and afternoon. Reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Crowdy Head in the afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower offshore south of Crowdy Head, near zero chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Thursday, 28 July
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 25 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots in the morning then decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Westerly 10 to 15 knots becoming south to southwesterly during the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather: Sunny.
Hunter Coast: Seal Rocks to Broken Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Hunter Coast: Seal Rocks to Broken Bay
Issued: Tuesday, 26 July 10:44PM
Forecast for Tuesday, 26 July
Winds: Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Port Stephens.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore.
Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres.
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Wednesday, 27 July
Winds: West to northwesterly 20 to 30 knots turning west to southwesterly 20 to 25 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas: 2 to 3 metres.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Port Stephens later in the evening.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 40% chance of showers offshore, near zero chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Thursday, 28 July
Winds: West to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: Southerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower offshore north of Norah Head, near zero chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Westerly 10 to 15 knots turning southwesterly during the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather: Sunny.
Sydney Coast: Broken Bay to Port Hacking Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Sydney Coast: Broken Bay to Port Hacking
Issued: Tuesday, 26 July 10:44PM
Forecast for Tuesday, 26 July
Winds: Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 2 to 2.5 metres offshore.
Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres.
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Wednesday, 27 July
Winds: Northwesterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore. Turning west to southwesterly 20 to 30 knots in the late morning and early afternoon, then decreasing to 15 to 25 knots by evening.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres offshore.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres later in the evening.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers offshore.
Forecast for Thursday, 28 July
Winds: West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres.
Swell: Southerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: Sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Westerly 15 to 20 knots tending southwesterly during the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Illawarra Coast: Port Hacking to Ulladulla Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Illawarra Coast: Port Hacking to Ulladulla
Issued: Tuesday, 26 July 10:44PM
Forecast for Tuesday, 26 July
Winds: Northwesterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Point Perpendicular.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Wednesday, 27 July
Winds: Northwesterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the morning and early afternoon. Turning southwesterly 15 to 25 knots in the afternoon.
Seas: 2 to 3 metres.
Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres by early evening.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 50% chance of showers offshore. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore in the morning and afternoon.
Forecast for Thursday, 28 July
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning westerly during the morning.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Southerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: Sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning south to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Batemans Coast: Ulladulla to Montague Island Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Batemans Coast: Ulladulla to Montague Island
Issued: Tuesday, 26 July 10:44PM
Forecast for Tuesday, 26 July
Winds: Northwesterly 10 to 20 knots, tending 20 to 30 knots offshore.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres offshore.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Clear.
Forecast for Wednesday, 27 July
Winds: Northwesterly 20 to 30 knots shifting south to southwesterly in the middle of the day.
Seas: 2 to 3 metres.
Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers offshore. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore in the morning and afternoon.
Forecast for Thursday, 28 July
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots before dawn.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather: Sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning west to northwesterly during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the day.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Eden Coast: Montague Island to Gabo Island Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Eden Coast: Montague Island to Gabo Island
Issued: Tuesday, 26 July 10:44PM
Forecast for Tuesday, 26 July
Winds: Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 2 to 2.5 metres offshore.
Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Wednesday, 27 July
Winds: North to northwesterly 15 to 25 knots shifting southwesterly 20 to 30 knots in the middle of the day. Reaching up to 40 knots in the afternoon south of Green Cape or offshore.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres, increasing to 2 to 4 metres around midday.
Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, tending southerly 1 to 2 metres around midday.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers offshore south of Green Cape, 30% chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore in the morning.
Forecast for Thursday, 28 July
Winds: Westerly 20 to 30 knots tending west to northwesterly 15 to 25 knots early in the morning then tending west to southwesterly 20 to 30 knots in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 2 to 3 metres offshore.
Swell: Southerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 29 July
Winds: West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots tending 20 to 30 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the evening.
Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Weather Forecast supplied by the Bureau of Meteorology