Pittwater

Pittwater

Wednesday 18 January 2017

Issued at 7:30 AM

Rainfall data has been used to predict the likelihood of bacterial contamination at swimming sites in Pittwater.

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Pollution is unlikely Pollution is unlikely, enjoy your swim!
Pollution is possible Pollution is possible, take care.
Pollution is likely Pollution is likely, avoid swimming today.
Update Updated information available.

More information about this forecast

 

As a general precaution, swimming in Pittwater should be avoided for up to three days following rainfall or for as long as stormwater is present.

* Please note water temperature in estuarine areas can be warmer in summer and cooler in winter than the reported ocean temperature.

Beach Conditions

Weather – Hot. Sunny morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the early afternoon and then late in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early afternoon. 

Winds – NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SE 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day then decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening.

Rainfall – 0mm in the previous 24 hours

Expected maximum temperature – 37oC

Ocean temperature – 21oC

Swell – Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres around midday.

High tide – 1.49 metres at 13:23

Low tide – 0.62 metres at 07:17

 

 

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