Jurien Bay

Jurien Bay is located 220 km north of Perth, in the Wheatbelt region. Find out about boating and marine facilities in Jurien Bay, as well as coastal, tide and wave data.
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The image above is captured from a web cam located on the Jurien Bay Volunteer Marine Rescue Group's building. The camera has a westerly field of view and a new image is captured every minute.
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    Updated 1st Jan 2000 00:00
    Due to technical issues, data is currently not available for this tide station. The service will be restored as soon as possible.

     

    This data is provided subject to the Department of Transport's copyright and conditions of use policy. Any use for whatever reason, including placing these images on another website, requires written permission from the Department.

  • The bearing of the arrow indicates the direction of the sea and swell. The point of the arrow indicates the period of the sea and swell.

    Jurien Bay directional graph


  • The significant wave height is the average height of the highest one third of waves recorded. It is often the wave height reported by an experienced observer.

    Jurien Bay significant wave height graph

  • The coloured circles indicate the changes in sea and swell direction over time.

    Jurien Bay historical wave direction graph

  Plan your Jurien Bay boating trip

Download our boating guide and check the weather forecast before heading out on the water. Find out more about boating safety and planning your trip.

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  Facilities and features

  Jurien Bay Volunteer Sea Rescue Group (VMR 631)

Opens in a new window Jurien Bay Volunteer Marine Rescue Group
Street address Postal address Telephone Fax Email
PO Box 462,
Jurien Bay WA 6516
(08) 9652 1950 (08) 9652 1337 Email

  Jurien Bay historical tide and wave data

Historical tide data

The table below shows the dates and times during which tide data was collected for Jurien Bay.

Note:

Time is presented according to the 24-hour clock.

Start year Start date Start time End year End date End time
1981 15 October 10:45 1982 20 October 22:00
1982 4 November 12:15 1983 16 February 15:00
1991 24 April 10:15 1991 19 May 13:00
1991 13 June 13:30 1991 31 December 23:45
1992 1 January 00:00 1992 31 December 23:45
1993 1 January 00:00 1993 31 December 23:45
1994 1 January 00:00 1994 31 December 23:45
1995 1 January 00:00 1995 5 January 12:30
1995 2 March 11:45 Present

Historical wave data

The table below shows the dates during which wave data was collected at various locations around Jurien Bay.

Legend: A = Analogue, D = Digital

Location No. Depth Latitude (S) Longitude (E) Installed Removed Format
14 11.5 metres 30° 17' 32" 115° 02' 01" 18/03/1981 23/09/1932 A
40 42 metres 30° 17' 30" 114° 54' 52" 27/10/1997 22/06/1998 D
40 42 metres 30° 17' 30" 114° 54' 52" 22/06/1998 Current D

  Tide predictions and resources

Find out about annual tide predictions at various locations along Western Australia's coast.

MAC_P_TidesComb2019.pdf icon 2019: Tide predictions by location (Western Australia) Kb
MAC_P_TidesComb2018.pdf icon 2018: Tide predictions by location (Western Australia) Kb
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MAC_P_TidesComb2014.pdf icon 2014: Tide predictions by location (Western Australia) Kb

Bureau of Meteorology resources

The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) offers a range of tide related information:

Opens in a new window Bureau of Meteorology (BOM): Interactive tide map
Opens in a new window Bureau of Meteorology (BOM): Sea temperature and currents
Opens in a new window Bureau of Meteorology (BOM): Sea temperature analysis
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  About the weather information on this page

All information is provided to the public subject to the Department of Transport's disclaimer, privacy, copyright and conditions of use policy.

Weather

Weather information is gathered from the Bureau of Meteorology website.

Wave information

The wave climate at any location can be, and usually is, a combination of sea and swell and is often referred to as the total wave.

The graphs provide information on sea waves and swell waves. They are updated as near to real-time as possible.

The near real-time wave data is downloaded from recording sites and graphics created for the web using software developed by Tremarfon Pty Ltd.

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External Link Marine Safety Tasmania: MetEye - Weather forecasting tool from the BOM (video)

 

Page last updated: Thu Aug 8 2019 11:47:23 AM