Sydney Enclosed Waters Forecast: Sydney Harbour, Pittwater and Botany Bay

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:05 pm EST on Friday 20 May 2022.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the Great Australian Bight will move slowly east this week, reaching Tasmania by Saturday and the Tasman Sea on Tuesday. This system will extend a ridge across most of NSW throughout the week, with southerly winds over Sydney Waters gradually tending east to southeasterly in the new week.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
South to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 90% chance of showers.

Saturday 21 May

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. Near 100% chance of showers.

Sunday 22 May

Winds
Southerly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 95% chance of showers.

Monday 23 May

Winds
South to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 95% chance of showers.

Tuesday 24 May

Winds
South to southeasterly below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 95% chance of showers.

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:05 am EST Saturday.

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