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Yirrakala (E 1)

UNPATROLLED BEACH
Beach Number:
nt1026
State/Region:
NT Nhulunbuy
Post Code:
880
Length:
0.15km
General Beach Hazard Rating:
2/10 (Least hazardous)

Nearby Beaches:
yirrakala (e 2)  (0.1km) yirrakala (e 3)  (0.4km) yirrakala  (0.6km) yirrakala (e 4)  (0.7km) yirrakala (s 1)  (0.7km)

Beach

The northern side of the Yirrkala headland contains four small protected beaches (NT 1026-1029). Beach NT 1026 is located on the eastern side of the small boundary point. It consists of a 150 m long high tide sand beach, bordered by low rocky points, fronted by 100 m wide rock flats, and backed by a low wooded bluff containing two houses.

Location

Information Symbols

  • Formal parking area Formal parking area
  • Other facilities Other facilities
  • Boat ramp Boat ramp

Regulation Symbols

    SLSA provides this information as a guide only. Surf conditions are variable and therefore this information should not be relied upon as a substitute for observation of local conditions and an understanding of your abilities in the surf. SLSA reminds you to always swim between the red and yellow flags and never swim at unpatrolled beaches. SLSA takes all care and responsibility for any translation but it cannot guarantee that all translations will be accurate.

    Last updated: 28/08/2013 12:05:20

     

    PATROL INFORMATION

    There is no beach service this week.

    Hazards

    • Sharks Sharks
    • Irukandji Irukandji
    • Bluebottles Bluebottles
    • Chironex Chironex
    • Crocodiles Crocodiles
    • High Tide Range High Tide Range

    Service Providers

      SLSA provides this information as a guide only. Surf conditions are variable and therefore this information should not be relied upon as a substitute for observation of local conditions and an understanding of your abilities in the surf. SLSA reminds you to always swim between the red and yellow flags and never swim at unpatrolled beaches. SLSA takes all care and responsibility for any translation but it cannot guarantee that all translations will be accurate.

      WEATHER

      Thu, 28 Jul 03:00 pm

      GOVE (5 km)


      Windy. Partly cloudy.
      26.20 °C
      SE/26 km/h
      Wind

      Weather information
      ThuFriSatSunMonTue
      29° 21° 29° 21° 29° 22° 30° 22° 29° 22° 29° 22°

      WATER

      27

      Issued at Wed, 27 Jul 13:32

      SWELL FORECAST

      Thursday
      Friday
      Saturday
      Sunday
      • AM
      • PM
      • AM
      • PM
      • AM
      • PM
      • AM
      • PM
      • SSE
        40 km/h
        2.2m
      • SE
        39 km/h
        2.1m
      • SE
        37 km/h
        2m
      • SE
        34 km/h
        1.8m
      • SSE
        28 km/h
        1.4m
      • SE
        27 km/h
        1.4m
      • SSE
        24 km/h
        1m
      • SE
        23 km/h
        0.9m

      Nhulunbuy issued at Wed, 27 Jul 21:13

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      Today's Swell Description
      Wind:
      Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots south of Cape Wessel during the morning.
      Swell:
      Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore around midday.
      Seas:
      1.5 to 2.5 metres.
      Weather:
      Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower offshore, near zero chance elsewhere.

      UV INDEX

      9



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      TODAY'S TIDE

      • high
        02:31
        1.52m
      • low
        05:20
        1.12m
      • low
        08:46
        0.29m
      • high
        11:20
        1.69m
      • high
        15:04
        1.64m
      • low
        17:32
        1.04m
      • low
        21:28
        0.22m

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      Cape Arnhem issued at Thu, 28 Jul 16:36

      WARNINGS

      TODAY'S RADAR

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