Alau Creek (east) - Beach in Minjilang Darwin NT - SLS Beachsafe

Alau Creek (east) NT

Beach NT 229 begins on the north side of the creek and extends for 600 m as a similar low energy beach and mud flats, with mangroves backing the beach. Read more

Beach NT 229 begins on the north side of the creek and extends for 600 m as a similar low energy beach and mud flats, with mangroves backing the beach.

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Unpatrolled Unpatrolled Change Day

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Information

About

Minjilang, NT 0822

Length:
0.6km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
2/10 (Least hazardous)

Beach Key:
 nt0229

Nearby beaches

Hazards

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

Weather

Tuesday 24, Oct 3:08 pm

Day 35°    Night 24°
30.9°C
Sunny

Water Temperature  29°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots shifting west to northwesterly in the late morning and early afternoon then tending north to northwesterly in the evening.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Weather: The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Mostly sunny day.

Tide

5 am
2.32m
12 am
1.17m
7 pm
2.13m
1 pm
0.52m

UV

Index: 14 (Extreme)

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 4:10 pm


Radar

256 km

radar helper

Weather

Wednesday 25, Oct

Day 34°    Night 24°
Mostly sunny

Swell


Wind


Wind: Variable about 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon then tending northwest to northeasterly in the evening.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Tide

6 am
2.23m
1 am
1.24m
8 pm
2.07m
1 pm
0.61m

UV

Index: 12 (Extreme)

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:00 pm


Weather

Tue 24, Oct to Tue 31, Oct


Swell


Wind


Wind: East to northeasterly about 10 knots tending north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon then decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.

Tide


UV

Tue 24th 12 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:00 pm
Wed 25th 12 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:00 pm
Thu 26th 13 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:00 pm
Fri 27th 14 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 4:10 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.

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