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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.

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

     

    PATROL INFORMATION

    Patrol Information
      Mon 02/05 Tue 03/05 Wed 04/05 Thu 05/05 Fri 06/05 Sat 07/05 Sun 08/05
    Walngawu Djakamirri SLSC
    14:00
    -
    16:00

    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

    Thu, 05 May 07:30 pm

    GOVE (5 km)


    Mostly clear.
    26.20 °C
    SE/6 km/h
    Wind

    Weather information
    ThuFriSatSunMonTue
    32° 27° 31° 27° 30° 26° 30° 26° 32° 26° 32° 26°

    WATER

    30

    Issued at Thu, 05 May 13:35

    SWELL FORECAST

    Thursday
    Friday
    Saturday
    Sunday
    • AM
    • PM
    • AM
    • PM
    • AM
    • PM
    • AM
    • PM
    • ESE
      18 km/h
      0.9m
    • ESE
      17 km/h
      0.8m
    • E
      17 km/h
      0.8m
    • E
      18 km/h
      0.8m
    • ESE
      15 km/h
      0.7m
    • ENE
      12 km/h
      0.5m
    • ENE
      12 km/h
      0.4m
    • ENE
      12 km/h
      0.4m

    Nhulunbuy issued at Wed, 04 May 21:46

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    Today's Swell Description
    Wind:
    Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning easterly early in the morning. Winds reaching up to 20 knots in the far northeast during the morning and again in the late evening.
    Swell:
    Below 0.5 metres.
    Seas:
    Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the far northeast.
    Weather:
    Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

    UV INDEX

    10



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    TODAY'S TIDE

    • low
      00:46
      0.56m
    • high
      03:16
      2.38m
    • high
      07:02
      1.69m
    • low
      09:30
      0.52m
    • low
      12:59
      0.44m
    • high
      15:35
      2.31m
    • high
      19:51
      1.80m
    • low
      21:41
      0.46m

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    Cape Arnhem issued at Thu, 05 May 20:28

    WARNINGS

    TODAY'S RADAR

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