Macquarie Island Sea Conditions and Tide Table

Macquarie Island Sea Conditions table showing wave height, swell direction and period.

High and low tide times are also provided on the table along with the moon phase and forecast weather. Sunrise today is at 07:48 AM and sunset is at 03:03 PM.

Days 1–3 Weather Summary

Light rain (total 3mm), mostly falling on Fri afternoon. Low air temperatures (max 6°C on Fri morning, min 2°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NW on Fri morning, moderate winds from the WNW by Sat night).

Days 4–6 Weather Summary

Mostly dry. Low air temperatures (max 8°C on Wed night, min 4°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNW on Mon night, light winds from the ESE by Tue night).

Days 7–9 Weather Summary

Moderate rain (total 14mm) heaviest on Sat morning, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sat night. Mild temperatures (max 7°C on Thu morning, min 1°C on Sat night). Mainly gales.

Days 10–12 Weather Summary

Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Tue afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Mon night, min 0°C on Sun afternoon). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the SW on Sun morning, gales from the SW by Tue night).

Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sunday
23
Monday
24
Tuesday
25
Wednesday
26
Thursday
27
Friday
28
Saturday
29
Sunday
30
Monday
1
Tuesday
2
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
Wave Height Map
High Tide
12:58PM0.88m
1:01AM0.51m
1:40PM0.91m
1:43AM0.51m
2:24PM0.94m
2:26AM0.52m
3:08PM0.94m
3:12AM0.52m
3:54PM0.93m
4:02AM0.53m
4:41PM0.90m
4:57AM0.55m
5:30PM0.84m
5:58AM0.58m
6:21PM0.77m
7:05AM0.62m
7:16PM0.69m
8:14AM0.68m
8:16PM0.61m
9:21AM0.74m
9:18PM0.55m
Low Tide
7:42PM0.15m
8:25PM0.13m
7:26AM0.03m
9:08PM0.12m
8:11AM0.02m
9:52PM0.12m
8:57AM0.03m
10:37PM0.12m
9:48AM0.05m
11:23PM0.13m
10:44AM0.08m
00:09AM0.12m
11:48AM0.13m
00:56AM0.12m
1:02PM0.18m
1:45AM0.11m
2:24PM0.21m
2:35AM0.10m
3:47PM0.22m
3:26AM0.09m
Wave
height (m) 
direction
period (s) 
3
NW
11
3
WNW
11
4
WSW
16
3.5
WSW
14
3.5
WSW
13
3.5
WSW
13
3
WSW
13
3
WSW
13
3
WSW
12
2.4
W
12
2.5
WSW
13
3
W
13
2.5
W
12
2.4
W
12
2
W
12
2.1
W
12
2.2
W
12
2.2
W
11
2.4
W
11
3
NE
8
2.5
NE
9
2.5
NE
10
2.2
ENE
10
2.2
N
12
2.5
NNW
11
3
NW
10
4.5
W
10
3.5
WNW
10
5
WSW
11
5
W
12
4.5
WSW
12
4
WSW
11
3
SW
10
3.5
WSW
9
3.5
WSW
9
5
WSW
11
cloud
light rain
cloud
rain showers
part cloud
part cloud
clear
cloud
cloud
cloud
cloud
cloud
cloud
cloud
cloud
cloud
cloud
cloud
cloud
light rain
rain showers
part cloud
cloud
cloud
mod rain
rain showers
light snow
cloud
cloud
cloud
cloud
cloud
cloud
cloud
light rain
light rain
cloudy
light rain
cloudy
rain shwrs
some clouds
some clouds
clear
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
rain shwrs
some clouds
cloudy
cloudy
mod rain
rain shwrs
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
light rain
 km/h
40
NW
35
NW
25
WNW
30
W
40
SW
25
WSW
25
NW
35
NW
35
NW
30
NW
30
NW
30
NNW
35
NW
30
WNW
10
SSE
15
E
15
ENE
20
NNE
45
NE
45
NNE
20
NNW
20
N
20
WNW
25
NNW
35
NNW
40
W
50
W
30
SW
60
WSW
50
WSW
45
SW
40
WSW
40
W
45
WSW
50
W
65
SW
 mm 
2.0
1.0
3
2.0
6
3
1.0
1.0
max°C
6
6
6
5
3
2
3
4
6
7
7
7
6
6
5
4
6
8
7
6
6
6
6
5
5
3
1
1
1
0
1
1
4
4
3
2
Moonrise
2:28
3:19
4:31
5:59
7:34
9:08
10:39
12:08
1:38
3:08
4:41
Moonset
8:23
9:35
10:28
11:03
11:25
11:39
11:50
11:59
12:07
12:16
12:27
12:41
Sunrise
7:48
7:48
7:48
7:48
7:48
7:48
7:48
7:48
7:47
7:47
7:47
7:47
Sunset
3:03
3:03
3:03
3:04
3:04
3:04
3:06
3:07
3:07
3:07
3:08
3:08
Today's sea temperature in Macquarie Island is 5.1 °C (Statistics for 21 Jun 1981-2005 – mean: 4.0 max: 4.9 min: 3.3°C)
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