Almarlangij Ck - Beach in Alyangula Unincorporated NT NT - SLS Beachsafe

Almarlangij Ck NT

Beach NT 1406 commences at the rock outcrops and trends southwest for 3.6 km to the small mouth of Almarlangij Creek. Apart from two small rock outcrops in the north the beach is an exposed low gradient ultradissipative system. During stronger winds waves up to 1-1.5 m maintain a 100... Read more

Beach NT 1406 commences at the rock outcrops and trends southwest for 3.6 km to the small mouth of Almarlangij Creek. Apart from two small rock outcrops in the north the beach is an exposed low gradient ultradissipative system. During stronger winds waves up to 1-1.5 m maintain a 100 m wide surf. In the north it is backed by an older area of vegetated transgressive dunes that have blown 2 km inland and to heights of 18 m, while the southern half of the beach is backed by a 300 m wide foredune-blowout system and the 100 ha salt flats of Malgaryungu Lagoon. These in turn are backed by a 200-400 m wide inner (possibly Pleistocene) barrier, which blocks the 100 ha freshwater Amunngale Swamp. The entire barrier-wetland system totals about 600 ha and Almarlangij Creek drains the entire system.

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Unpatrolled Unpatrolled Change Day

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Information

About

Alyangula, NT 0885

Length:
3.6km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
5/10 (Moderately hazardous)

Beach Key:
 nt1406

Nearby beaches

Hazards

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

Weather

Saturday 21, Oct 11:12 pm

Day 33°    Night 25°
25.7°C
Partly cloudy

Water Temperature  30°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots early in the morning.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Tide

6 am
1.98m
12 am
0.48m
7 pm
2.09m
1 pm
0.62m

UV

Index: 13 (Extreme)

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:00 pm


Radar

256 km

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Weather

Sunday 22, Oct

Day 34°    Night 25°
Possible shower or storm

Swell


Wind


Wind: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots tending easterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Weather: 40% chance of showers in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon.

Tide

7 am
1.91m
1 am
0.51m
7 pm
2.02m
1 pm
0.71m

UV

Index: 13 (Extreme)

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 3:50 pm


Weather

Sat 21, Oct to Sat 28, Oct


Swell


Wind


Wind: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending northeast to southeasterly during the evening.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Numbulwar during the morning.
Weather: Sunny.

Tide


UV

Sat 21st 13 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:00 pm
Sun 22nd 13 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 3:50 pm
Mon 23rd 12 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 3:50 pm
Tue 24th 13 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:00 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.

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