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Yirrakala (E 1)

Beach UNPATROLLED UNPATROLLED TODAY
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.

     

    PATROL INFORMATION

    There is no beach service this week.

    STATISTICS

    July 2015 - June 2016

    Rescues:
    0
    First Aids:
    0
    Preventative Actions:
    0

    The following organisations contribute to the above totals: Walngawu Djakamirri SLSC

    Hazards

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

    Service Providers

    • Walngawu Djakamirri SLSC

    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

    Sun, 07 Feb 11:30 pm

    GOVE (5 km)


    Possible shower.
    27.10 °C
    WNW/7 km/h
    Wind

    Weather information
    MonTueWedThuFriSat
    35° 26° 35° 26° 35° 26° 32° 26° 31° 25° 31° 26°

    WATER

    30

    Issued at Sun, 07 Feb 13:34

    SWELL FORECAST

    Monday
    Tuesday
    Wednesday
    • AM
    • PM
    • AM
    • PM
    • AM
    • PM
    • NW
      20 km/h
      0.5m
    • NW
      21 km/h
      0.7m
    • WNW
      19 km/h
      0.8m
    • WNW
      18 km/h
      0.8m
    • W
      18 km/h
      0.9m
    • WSW
      13 km/h
      0.6m
    • WSW
      10 km/h
    • SE
      5 km/h

    Nhulunbuy issued at Sun, 07 Feb 01:09

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    Today's Swell Description
    Wind:
    West to northwesterly about 10 knots.
    Swell:
    Northwesterly below 1 metre.
    Seas:
    Below 1 metre.
    Weather:
    Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

    UV INDEX

    15



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    TODAY'S TIDE

    • Low
      02:21
      1.70m
    • High
      08:05
      3.24m
    • Low
      14:59
      0.84m
    • High
      21:28
      2.89m

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    Melville Bay (Gove Harbour) issued at Mon, 08 Feb 00:00

    WARNINGS

    TODAY'S RADAR

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