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BoM Melbourne Marine Weather Forecast


Direct from the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM)

Port Phillip Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Port Phillip
Issued: Monday, 23 January 4:40PM
Forecast for Monday, 23 January
Winds: North to northwesterly mostly 10 to 15 knots but locally 20 knots, briefly tending west to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots in the early evening then turning north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the late evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Forecast for Tuesday, 24 January
Winds: Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots, shifting west to southwesterly 20 to 30 knots during the morning and tending more southerly by midday. South to southwesterly winds then easing to 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon and to 10 to 15 knots at night.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning then abating below 1 metre by evening.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers in the early morning.
Forecast for Wednesday, 25 January
Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Thursday, 26 January
Winds: South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 27 January
Winds: South to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Cloud clearing.
Western Port Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Western Port
Issued: Monday, 23 January 4:40PM
Forecast for Monday, 23 January
Winds: North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning west to southwesterly in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Forecast for Tuesday, 24 January
Winds: North to northwesterly around 15 knots, shifting west to southwesterly 20 to 30 knots during the morning then tending southwesterly 15 to 20 knots around midday. Winds easing to 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday and below 1 metre at night.
Swell:
Weather: 60% chance of showers in the early morning. Mostly sunny afternoon.
Forecast for Wednesday, 25 January
Winds: South to southwesterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres, increasing to below 1 metre west of Sandy Point.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Thursday, 26 January
Winds: South to southwesterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy.
Forecast for Friday, 27 January
Winds: Variable below 10 knots.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres.
Swell:
Weather: Cloud clearing.
Gippsland Lakes Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Gippsland Lakes
Issued: Monday, 23 January 4:40PM
Forecast for Monday, 23 January
Winds: East to northeasterly about 10 knots becoming variable after dark.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Tuesday, 24 January
Winds: West to southwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 15 to 25 knots before dawn then reaching 30 knots at times until around midday. Wind tending south to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots in the middle of the day then easing to 10 to 15 knots at night.
Swell:
Weather: 80% chance of showers in the early morning. Mostly sunny afternoon.
Forecast for Wednesday, 25 January
Winds: Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning west to northwesterly below 10 knots before dawn then becoming south to southeasterly in the morning.
Swell:
Weather: Sunny.
Forecast for Thursday, 26 January
Winds: Northerly below 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly during the morning then becoming south to southeasterly during the day.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Friday, 27 January
Winds: West to northwesterly below 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly during the morning then becoming northeasterly during the evening.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy.

West Coast: SA-VIC Border to Cape Otway Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for West Coast: SA-VIC Border to Cape Otway
Issued: Monday, 23 January 4:40PM
Forecast for Monday, 23 January
Winds: Northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 25 knots in the far west in the late evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. 40% chance of showers.
Forecast for Tuesday, 24 January
Winds: Westerly 20 to 30 knots tending southwesterly during the morning, then decreasing to 15 knots during the afternoon and to 10 knots at night.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: 30% chance of a shower in the early morning. Mostly sunny day.
Forecast for Wednesday, 25 January
Winds: West to southwesterly below 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots before dawn then decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Thursday, 26 January
Winds: Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: Cloudy.
Central Coast: Cape Otway to Wilsons Promontory Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Central Coast: Cape Otway to Wilsons Promontory
Issued: Monday, 23 January 4:40PM
Forecast for Monday, 23 January
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming northwest to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the west.
Weather: Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Tuesday, 24 January
Winds: Northwesterly 15 to 25 knots shifting west to southwesterly 20 to 30 knots during the early morning then easing to 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon and evening and turning southwest to southerly.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Weather: 60% chance of showers in the early morning. Mostly sunny afternoon.
Forecast for Wednesday, 25 January
Winds: West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Thursday, 26 January
Winds: Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the far east during the morning.
Swell: Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres in the far west.
Weather: Cloudy.
Central Gippsland Coast: Wilsons Promontory to Lakes Entrance Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Central Gippsland Coast: Wilsons Promontory to Lakes Entrance
Issued: Monday, 23 January 4:40PM
Forecast for Monday, 23 January
Winds: North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning west to northwesterly in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Tuesday, 24 January
Winds: West to northwesterly 15 to 25 knots tending west to southwesterly 25 to 30 knots during the morning.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: 70% chance of showers in the early morning. Mostly sunny afternoon.
Forecast for Wednesday, 25 January
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning westerly 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the west.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Thursday, 26 January
Winds: Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly 15 to 25 knots during the day.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy.
East Gippsland Coast: Lakes Entrance to 60nm east of Gabo Island Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for East Gippsland Coast: Lakes Entrance to 60nm east of Gabo Island
Issued: Monday, 23 January 4:40PM
Forecast for Monday, 23 January
Winds: North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching 20 to 25 knots in the far east in the late evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres in the east.
Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the far east.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower later tonight.
Forecast for Tuesday, 24 January
Winds: West to northwesterly 15 to 25 knots turning west to southwesterly 25 to 30 knots during the morning and locally reaching 35 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres, increasing to 2 to 4 metres during the morning.
Swell: Southeast to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, increasing to 1 to 2 metres in the east around midday.Northeasterly 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers in the early morning.
Forecast for Wednesday, 25 January
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning westerly 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Southwesterly 1 to 2 metres, tending southerly 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Thursday, 26 January
Winds: Westerly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly during the afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the far east.
Weather: Cloudy.