Station Pier - Beach in Port Melbourne Port Phillip VIC - SLS Beachsafe

Station Pier VIC

Wedged in between the Port Melbourne Yacht Club and the large Station Pier, and backed by busy Beach Street, is a 700 m long beach. The eastern end of Station Pier Beach narrows to an exposed seawall, while it broadens toward the pier. Due to the relatively protected... Read more

Wedged in between the Port Melbourne Yacht Club and the large Station Pier, and backed by busy Beach Street, is a 700 m long beach. The eastern end of Station Pier Beach narrows to an exposed seawall, while it broadens toward the pier. Due to the relatively protected nature of the beach it is fronted by irregular sand flats, which are exposed at low tide.

Swimming

Best at high tide when the sand flats are covered.

Surfing

None.

Fishing

Better off the adjacent piers are it is shallow off the beach.

General

A heavily modified beach surrounded by structures.

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Unpatrolled Unpatrolled Change Day

There are currently no services provided by Surf Life Saving Australia for this beach. Please take the time to browse the Surf Safety section of this website to learn more about staying safe when swimming at Australian beaches. Click here to visit general surf education information.

Information

About

Port Melbourne, VIC 3207

Includes beaches:
Sandon Street, Elwood, St Kilda Marina, St Kilda, St Kilda Pier-port Melbourne, St Kilda Pier, Middle Park, South Melbourne, Port Melbourne, Sandridge, Webb Dock, Point Gellibrand, Williamstown

Length:
0.7km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
1/10 (Least hazardous)

Beach Key:
 vicP065

Nearby beaches

Hazards

  • Sharks
    Sharks
  • Winds
    Winds

Information Symbols

  • Bus
  • Train
  • Passenger ferry

Weather

Sunday 22, Apr 6:58 pm

Day 21°    Night 12°
16.8°C
Hazy

Water Temperature  18°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.

Tide

6 am
0.93m
1 am
0.48m
8 pm
0.97m
1 pm
0.23m

UV

Index: 3 (Moderate)

Sun protection recommended from 10:40 am to 1:40 pm


Radar

128 km

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Weather

Monday 23, Apr

Day 28°    Night 12°
Possible early fog. Hazy

Swell


Wind


Wind: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the late afternoon.
Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the west later in the evening.
Weather: Partly cloudy.

Tide

7 am
0.92m
2 am
0.48m
8 pm
0.95m
2 pm
0.24m

UV

Index: 4 (Moderate)

Sun protection recommended from 10:40 am to 1:40 pm


Weather

Sun 22, Apr to Sun 29, Apr


Swell


Wind


Wind: North to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning west to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.

Tide


UV

Sun 22nd 3 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 10:40 am to 1:40 pm
Mon 23rd 4 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 10:40 am to 1:40 pm
Tue 24th 4 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 10:30 am to 1:50 pm
Wed 25th 3 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 10:40 am to 1:40 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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