Darwin Harbour Forecast

View the current warnings for the Northern Territory

Forecast issued at 10:00 pm CST on Sunday 5 July 2020.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system [1033 hPa] currently over South Australia is extending a strong ridge into central and northern Australia. The high will move slowly eastwards over the next few days to lie over the Tasman Sea late Wednesday, maintaining the fresh to strong east to southeast winds over the Top End.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Clear.

Monday 6 July

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Tuesday 7 July

Winds
South to southeasterly below 10 knots tending east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots before dawn then shifting north to northeast about 10 knots in the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

Wednesday 8 July

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending easterly during the day then becoming northwest to southwest below 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Sunny.

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 4:45 am CST Monday.

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