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

Wednesday 24, Jan 6:47 pm

Day 25°    Night 15°
22.5°C
Mostly clear

Water Temperature  22°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: Variable about 10 knots. Afternoon inshore breezes to 15 knots.
Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.

Tide

8 am
0.91m
2 am
0.27m
8 pm
0.82m
3 pm
0.32m

UV

Index: 12 (Extreme)

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:40 pm


Radar

128 km

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Weather

Thursday 25, Jan

Day 27°    Night 17°
Humid. Partly cloudy

Swell


Wind


Wind: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Afternoon inshore breezes to 15 knots.
Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm inshore in the afternoon and evening.

Tide

9 am
0.91m
2 am
0.30m
9 pm
0.81m
3 pm
0.29m

UV

Index: 12 (Extreme)

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:30 pm


Weather

Wed 24, Jan to Wed 31, Jan


Swell


Wind


Wind: East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon.

Tide


UV

Wed 24th 11 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:30 pm
Thu 25th 12 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:30 pm
Fri 26th 12 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:30 pm
Sat 27th 12 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:40 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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