Double Bay is a 700 m wide north-facing bay that extends 800 m to the south, with much of the shore occupied by waterfront houses and seawalls. Two beaches (SH 34 & 35) occupy most of its southern and eastern shore. Double Bay beach (SH 34) is a slightly curving... Read more
Double Bay is a 700 m wide north-facing bay that extends 800 m to the south, with much of the shore occupied by waterfront houses and seawalls. Two beaches (SH 34 & 35) occupy most of its southern and eastern shore. Double Bay beach (SH 34) is a slightly curving 270 m long, north-facing strip of sand backed by two seawalls separated by a jetty. The low western wall and walkway begins at the Double Bay sailing club and extends 140 m east. It is fronted by a moderately steep 10 m wide sandy beach. The higher eastern wall is backed by beachfront houses and apartments and protrudes onto the beach, which consists of a 5 m wide strip of sand, much of which is covered by high tide. It terminates against a 100 m longRead less
Fri, 17 Aug 04:10
Marine Wind Warning Summary for New South Wales
Wind: Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning westerly 15 to 20 knots in the morning, reaching 25 knots offshore in the evening.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Sun protection recommended from 10:50 am to 1:00 pm
Wind: West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending west to northwesterly 15 to 25 knots early in the morning then becoming westerly 25 to 30 knots in the evening.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Sun protection recommended from 10:10 am to 1:30 pm
Wind: Westerly 20 to 30 knots tending southwesterly 25 to 35 knots during the afternoon.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon or evening.
Seas: 2 to 3 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
|Fri 17th||4 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 10:20 am to 1:30 pm|
|Sat 18th||4 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 10:10 am to 1:30 pm|
|Sun 19th||3 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 10:40 am to 1:00 pm|
|Mon 20th||3 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 10:50 am to 1:00 pm|
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.