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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

      Mon, 29 Aug 01:30 am

      GOVE (5 km)


      Partly cloudy.
      21.40 °C
      CALM/0 km/h
      Wind

      Weather information
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      29° 23° 31° 24° 30° 23° 30° 22° 30° 24° 33° 24°

      WATER

      26

      Issued at Sun, 28 Aug 13:32

      SWELL FORECAST

      Monday
      Tuesday
      Wednesday
      • AM
      • PM
      • AM
      • PM
      • AM
      • PM
      • ESE
        16 km/h
        0.7m
      • E
        20 km/h
        1.4m
      • E
        17 km/h
        0.8m
      • E
        22 km/h
        1.1m
      • ESE
        19 km/h
        0.9m
      • ESE
        15 km/h
        0.8m
      • SE
        13 km/h
      • E
        16 km/h

      Nhulunbuy issued at Sat, 27 Aug 22:07

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      Today's Swell Description
      Wind:
      Easterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore during the day.
      Swell:
      Easterly around 1 metre.
      Seas:
      1 to 2 metres.
      Weather:
      Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

      UV INDEX

      TODAY'S TIDE

      • high
        02:30
        2.15m
      • high
        06:20
        1.31m
      • low
        09:07
        0.74m
      • low
        12:02
        0.74m
      • high
        15:11
        1.92m
      • high
        17:44
        1.54m
      • low
        20:59
        0.85m

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      Cape Arnhem issued at Mon, 29 Aug 02:34

      WARNINGS

      TODAY'S RADAR

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