Sydney Harbour

Middle Harbour | Nth Harbour | Port Jackson

Lane Cove River | Parramatta River

Sunday 24 October 2021

Issued at 7:05 AM

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

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Legend

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 Sydney Harbour 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 – Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower, most likely later tonight. 

Winds – S/SE 30 to 45 km/h.

Rainfall – 4mm in the previous 4 days.

Expected maximum temperature – 21oC

Ocean temperature – 20oC

Swell – Southeasterly below 1 metre, tending southerly 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.

High tide – 1.66 metres at 11:06

Low tide – 0.46 metres at 17:40

 

 

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