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Forecasts and tides

The local weather for Helensburgh with 5-day forecasts, tide times, surf swells and wind speed predictions.

5-day weather forecast

Tue

Rain

16°C

Min: 6°C
Max: 16°C

Wed

Rain

15°C

Min: 6°C
Max: 15°C

Thu

Rain

14°C

Min: 7°C
Max: 14°C

Fri

Rain

12°C

Min: 7°C
Max: 12°C

Sat

Rain

15°C

Min: 6°C
Max: 15°C

Tide times

Tides and the dangers

A beach can seem like a vast playground but the tide can come in surprisingly quickly. As the tide moves up and down the beach, the depth of the water changes throughout the day, sometimes by as much as 10 metres.

Always keep a look out of the tide's direction while on the beach.

Surf forecast

Tuesday 17 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
100% 1.0ft 9 79.26569
5am
100% 1.0ft 9 76.00659
8am
100% 1.0ft 9 72.21051
11am
100% 1.0ft 9 68.90796
2pm
95% 0.7ft 13 74.96893
5pm
100% 2.6ft 13 72.08997
8pm
100% 4.6ft 14 69.21228
11pm
100% 3.9ft 15 71.79047

Wednesday 18 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
100% 3.6ft 15 71.95642
5am
100% 3.3ft 14 73.35516
8am
95% 3.9ft 13 57.89136
11am
95% 2.6ft 13 76.13452
2pm
95% 3.0ft 12 77.59406
5pm
100% 3.6ft 12 77.08459
8pm
95% 3.0ft 11 79.61084
11pm
95% 3.0ft 11 79.59314

Thursday 19 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
85% 2.6ft 11 80.01849
5am
85% 5.9ft 10 71.56677
8am
70% 5.2ft 10 65.14215
11am
65% 4.9ft 10 67.18964
2pm
75% 4.6ft 10 66.72253
5pm
80% 4.6ft 10 69.32166
8pm
85% 4.6ft 11 69.18787
11pm
95% 4.3ft 10 68.73694

Friday 20 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
95% 3.9ft 11 68.83887
5am
90% 3.6ft 10 73.08807
8am
90% 3.3ft 11 74.56097
11am
95% 3.3ft 10 74.51239
2pm
95% 3.3ft 10 74.20789
5pm
95% 3.6ft 10 67.65308
8pm
90% 3.3ft 10 72.93134
11pm
75% 3.9ft 10 67.53198

Saturday 21 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
55% 4.6ft 10 68.33813
5am
65% 4.9ft 10 71.05585
8am
65% 4.9ft 10 72.84912
11am
70% 4.9ft 10 74.29199
2pm
75% 4.6ft 10 76.82056
5pm
85% 4.3ft 10 79.24951
8pm
90% 3.9ft 9 80.76495
11pm
100% 3.6ft 9 81.35016

Tuesday 17 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
55% 1.0ft 9 92.09662
5am
50% 1.0ft 9 91.61737
8am
75% 0.7ft 9 89.6615
11am
85% 0.7ft 9 89.56653
2pm
95% 1.3ft 13 88.2099
5pm
100% 3.0ft 15 88.96179
8pm
100% 3.6ft 15 90.00171
11pm
100% 3.6ft 15 89.45972

Wednesday 18 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
100% 3.3ft 15 89.20313
5am
100% 3.3ft 14 88.83417
8am
100% 3.0ft 13 89.0929
11am
100% 2.6ft 12 90.07709
2pm
100% 2.6ft 12 90.84406
5pm
100% 3.3ft 12 90.97443
8pm
95% 3.0ft 11 91.58386
11pm
100% 3.0ft 11 92.10791

Thursday 19 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
85% 2.6ft 11 92.11639
5am
95% 5.2ft 10 88.11682
8am
95% 4.3ft 10 87.32971
11am
95% 3.9ft 10 87.78729
2pm
95% 3.9ft 10 84.47302
5pm
95% 3.6ft 11 89.21204
8pm
95% 3.6ft 11 87.31256
11pm
100% 3.6ft 11 88.52087

Friday 20 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
100% 3.3ft 11 89.40985
5am
95% 3.0ft 11 89.54858
8am
95% 3.0ft 11 86.96344
11am
95% 2.6ft 11 90.34741
2pm
95% 2.6ft 11 90.90204
5pm
95% 2.6ft 10 91.68555
8pm
95% 3.0ft 10 91.00012
11pm
80% 3.6ft 10 87.38214

Saturday 21 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
75% 4.6ft 10 85.04266
5am
75% 4.9ft 10 83.16095
8am
75% 5.2ft 10 84.91846
11am
80% 4.9ft 10 90.32953
2pm
95% 4.6ft 10 92.18384
5pm
95% 4.3ft 10 93.1098
8pm
100% 3.9ft 10 93.65234
11pm
100% 3.6ft 9 95.13165

Tuesday 17 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
55% 1.0ft 9 92.09662
5am
50% 1.0ft 9 91.61737
8am
75% 0.7ft 9 89.6615
11am
85% 0.7ft 9 89.56653
2pm
95% 1.3ft 13 88.2099
5pm
100% 3.0ft 15 88.96179
8pm
100% 3.6ft 15 90.00171
11pm
100% 3.6ft 15 89.45972

Wednesday 18 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
100% 3.3ft 15 89.20313
5am
100% 3.3ft 14 88.83417
8am
100% 3.0ft 13 89.0929
11am
100% 2.6ft 12 90.07709
2pm
100% 2.6ft 12 90.84406
5pm
100% 3.3ft 12 90.97443
8pm
95% 3.0ft 11 91.58386
11pm
100% 3.0ft 11 92.10791

Thursday 19 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
85% 2.6ft 11 92.11639
5am
95% 5.2ft 10 88.11682
8am
95% 4.3ft 10 87.32971
11am
95% 3.9ft 10 87.78729
2pm
95% 3.9ft 10 84.47302
5pm
95% 3.6ft 11 89.21204
8pm
95% 3.6ft 11 87.31256
11pm
100% 3.6ft 11 88.52087

Friday 20 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
100% 3.3ft 11 89.40985
5am
95% 3.0ft 11 89.54858
8am
95% 3.0ft 11 86.96344
11am
95% 2.6ft 11 90.34741
2pm
95% 2.6ft 11 90.90204
5pm
95% 2.6ft 10 91.68555
8pm
95% 3.0ft 10 91.00012
11pm
80% 3.6ft 10 87.38214

Saturday 21 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
75% 4.6ft 10 85.04266
5am
75% 4.9ft 10 83.16095
8am
75% 5.2ft 10 84.91846
11am
80% 4.9ft 10 90.32953
2pm
95% 4.6ft 10 92.18384
5pm
95% 4.3ft 10 93.1098
8pm
100% 3.9ft 10 93.65234
11pm
100% 3.6ft 9 95.13165

Tuesday 17 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
55% 1.0ft 9 92.09662
5am
50% 1.0ft 9 91.61737
8am
75% 0.7ft 9 89.6615
11am
85% 0.7ft 9 89.56653
2pm
95% 1.3ft 13 88.2099
5pm
100% 3.0ft 15 88.96179
8pm
100% 3.6ft 15 90.00171
11pm
100% 3.6ft 15 89.45972

Wednesday 18 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
100% 3.3ft 15 89.20313
5am
100% 3.3ft 14 88.83417
8am
100% 3.0ft 13 89.0929
11am
100% 2.6ft 12 90.07709
2pm
100% 2.6ft 12 90.84406
5pm
100% 3.3ft 12 90.97443
8pm
95% 3.0ft 11 91.58386
11pm
100% 3.0ft 11 92.10791

Thursday 19 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
85% 2.6ft 11 92.11639
5am
95% 5.2ft 10 88.11682
8am
95% 4.3ft 10 87.32971
11am
95% 3.9ft 10 87.78729
2pm
95% 3.9ft 10 84.47302
5pm
95% 3.6ft 11 89.21204
8pm
95% 3.6ft 11 87.31256
11pm
100% 3.6ft 11 88.52087

Friday 20 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
100% 3.3ft 11 89.40985
5am
95% 3.0ft 11 89.54858
8am
95% 3.0ft 11 86.96344
11am
95% 2.6ft 11 90.34741
2pm
95% 2.6ft 11 90.90204
5pm
95% 2.6ft 10 91.68555
8pm
95% 3.0ft 10 91.00012
11pm
80% 3.6ft 10 87.38214

Saturday 21 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
75% 4.6ft 10 85.04266
5am
75% 4.9ft 10 83.16095
8am
75% 5.2ft 10 84.91846
11am
80% 4.9ft 10 90.32953
2pm
95% 4.6ft 10 92.18384
5pm
95% 4.3ft 10 93.1098
8pm
100% 3.9ft 10 93.65234
11pm
100% 3.6ft 9 95.13165

Tuesday 17 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
55% 1.0ft 9 92.09662
5am
50% 1.0ft 9 91.61737
8am
75% 0.7ft 9 89.6615
11am
85% 0.7ft 9 89.56653
2pm
95% 1.3ft 13 88.2099
5pm
100% 3.0ft 15 88.96179
8pm
100% 3.6ft 15 90.00171
11pm
100% 3.6ft 15 89.45972

Wednesday 18 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
100% 3.3ft 15 89.20313
5am
100% 3.3ft 14 88.83417
8am
100% 3.0ft 13 89.0929
11am
100% 2.6ft 12 90.07709
2pm
100% 2.6ft 12 90.84406
5pm
100% 3.3ft 12 90.97443
8pm
95% 3.0ft 11 91.58386
11pm
100% 3.0ft 11 92.10791

Thursday 19 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
85% 2.6ft 11 92.11639
5am
95% 5.2ft 10 88.11682
8am
95% 4.3ft 10 87.32971
11am
95% 3.9ft 10 87.78729
2pm
95% 3.9ft 10 84.47302
5pm
95% 3.6ft 11 89.21204
8pm
95% 3.6ft 11 87.31256
11pm
100% 3.6ft 11 88.52087

Friday 20 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
100% 3.3ft 11 89.40985
5am
95% 3.0ft 11 89.54858
8am
95% 3.0ft 11 86.96344
11am
95% 2.6ft 11 90.34741
2pm
95% 2.6ft 11 90.90204
5pm
95% 2.6ft 10 91.68555
8pm
95% 3.0ft 10 91.00012
11pm
80% 3.6ft 10 87.38214

Saturday 21 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
75% 4.6ft 10 85.04266
5am
75% 4.9ft 10 83.16095
8am
75% 5.2ft 10 84.91846
11am
80% 4.9ft 10 90.32953
2pm
95% 4.6ft 10 92.18384
5pm
95% 4.3ft 10 93.1098
8pm
100% 3.9ft 10 93.65234
11pm
100% 3.6ft 9 95.13165

Tuesday 17 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
% 1.3ft 6 262.01764
5am
% 1.0ft 6 262.48877
8am
% 1.0ft 6 261.76416
11am
% 1.0ft 6 262.48468
2pm
% 1.0ft 6 261.60156
5pm
% 1.0ft 6 260.23145
8pm
% 1.0ft 6 261.42761
11pm
% 1.3ft 6 265.41681

Wednesday 18 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
% 1.3ft 6 265.61499
5am
% 1.0ft 6 265.89484
8am
% 1.0ft 6 262.30029
11am
% 1.0ft 7 261.34351
2pm
% 0.7ft 7 259.66833
5pm
% 0.7ft 7 259.9198
8pm
% 0.7ft 6 259.33203
11pm
% 0.7ft 6 262.40283

Thursday 19 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
% 0.7ft 6 269.43982
5am
% 0.7ft 6 272.33875
8am
% 0.7ft 6 272.01581
11am
% 0.3ft 6 270.74292
2pm
% 0.3ft 6 269.23474
5pm
% 0.3ft 6 270.92706
8pm
% 0.3ft 6 271.29266
11pm
% 0.3ft 5 272.46954

Friday 20 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
% 0.3ft 5 272.83203
5am
% 0.3ft 5 274.21082
8am
% 0.3ft 5 274.5788
11am
% 0.3ft 5 275.14294
2pm
% 0.3ft 4 274.41888
5pm
% 0.7ft 2 34.74225
8pm
% 0.3ft 2 26.95245
11pm
% 0.3ft 3 346.86084

Saturday 21 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
% 0.0ft 0 0
5am
% 0.0ft 0 0
8am
% 0.0ft 0 0
11am
% 0.0ft 0 0
2pm
% 0.0ft 0 0
5pm
% 0.0ft 0 0
8pm
% 0.0ft 0 0
11pm
% 0.0ft 0 0

Tuesday 17 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
% 2.6ft 6 261.89111
5am
% 2.6ft 6 261.35706
8am
% 2.3ft 6 261.2832
11am
% 2.3ft 6 261.63507
2pm
% 2.0ft 6 261.32922
5pm
% 2.0ft 6 260.52454
8pm
% 2.3ft 6 263.96521
11pm
% 2.6ft 6 263.21869

Wednesday 18 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
% 2.6ft 6 266.09186
5am
% 2.3ft 6 266.77527
8am
% 2.3ft 7 256.87146
11am
% 2.0ft 7 256.99622
2pm
% 2.0ft 7 257.47272
5pm
% 1.6ft 7 257.09039
8pm
% 1.6ft 6 256.73584
11pm
% 1.6ft 6 262.07874

Thursday 19 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
% 1.6ft 6 279.38953
5am
% 1.6ft 6 273.52338
8am
% 0.7ft 6 295.61542
11am
% 1.0ft 6 269.0769
2pm
% 1.0ft 6 270.26599
5pm
% 1.0ft 6 271.93677
8pm
% 0.7ft 6 272.83502
11pm
% 0.7ft 5 273.18719

Friday 20 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
% 0.7ft 5 273.93958
5am
% 0.7ft 5 274.57187
8am
% 0.3ft 5 276.34778
11am
% 0.3ft 5 275.87415
2pm
% 0.3ft 4 274.32336
5pm
% 0.3ft 4 275.85858
8pm
% 0.3ft 4 276.91986
11pm
% 0.3ft 4 275.29303

Saturday 21 May

Time Swell rating Prob Height Period Dir
2am
% 0.3ft 4 280.08878
5am
% 1.3ft 3 61.66339
8am
% 1.3ft 3 64.25677
11am
% 1.3ft 3 67.78961
2pm
% 1.3ft 3 71.72766
5pm
% 1.0ft 3 68.63525
8pm
% 0.3ft 3 72.90881
11pm
% 0.0ft 0 0