St Kilda Marina - Beach in St Kilda South Port Phillip VIC - SLS Beachsafe

St Kilda Marina VIC

Out towards the end of the large St Kilda Marina is an artificial beach, that has formed since the construction of the marina. It is just 150m long and located between two rock groynes, and is backed by a seawall. It faces south-west and is well exposed to... Read more

Out towards the end of the large St Kilda Marina is an artificial beach, that has formed since the construction of the marina. It is just 150m long and located between two rock groynes, and is backed by a seawall. It faces south-west and is well exposed to southerly winds and waves. These have built a continuous, narrow bar.

Swimming

A relatively safe if unattractive beach surroundedby seawalls and groynes.

Surfing

Only during very strong southerlies, and then only a short beach break.

Fishing

There are excellent fishing spots off the groynes.

General

A small very accessible but unattractive artificial beach.

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Unpatrolled Unpatrolled Change Day

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Information

About

St Kilda South, VIC 3182

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

Length:
0.15km

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

Beach Key:
 vicP062

Nearby beaches

Hazards

  • Sharks
    Sharks
  • Topographic rips
    Topographic rips
  • Winds
    Winds

Information Symbols

  • Formal parking area
  • Bus
  • Train
  • Passenger ferry

Weather

Wednesday 24, Jan 6:41 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
0.82m
2 am
0.15m
8 pm
0.72m
3 pm
0.20m

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
0.83m
2 am
0.19m
9 pm
0.72m
3 pm
0.19m

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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