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, Jul 3:34 am

Day 14°    Night 7°
9.1°C
Sunny periods

Water Temperature  12°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the west early in the morning. Winds turning north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon, then increasing to 15 to 20 knots at night.
Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Weather: Mostly sunny.

Tide

10 am
0.87m
3 am
0.32m
9 pm
0.98m
3 pm
0.47m

UV

Index: 1 (Low)

Sun protection not recommended


Radar

128 km

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Weather

Monday 23, Jul

Day 13°    Night 8°
A few showers. Windy

Swell


Wind


Wind: Northerly 15 to 25 knots tending north to northwesterly 20 to 30 knots at night.
Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the afternoon.
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers in the afternoon and evening.

Tide

11 am
0.86m
4 am
0.30m
10 pm
0.94m
4 pm
0.53m

UV

Index: 2 (Low)

Sun protection not recommended


Weather

Sun 22, Jul to Sun 29, Jul


Swell


Wind


Wind: Northwesterly 20 to 30 knots turning westerly 25 to 35 knots during the afternoon.
Swell: West to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
Seas: 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 2 to 4 metres in the west.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 90% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.

Tide


UV

Sun 22nd 2 (Low) Sun protection not recommended
Mon 23rd 2 (Low) Sun protection not recommended
Tue 24th 1 (Low) Sun protection not recommended
Wed 25th 1 (Low) Sun protection not recommended

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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