Site details

Overview

Estuary Wye River Estuary
CMA Corangamite CMA
Type Mouth Condition
Site code WyMC
Site name Wye River Mouth Condition
Nearest road and town Great Ocean Road, Wye River
Description A small steep catchment, the Wye River passes through the township of Wye River and flows under the Great Ocean Road.
Site access Park your car west of the Great Ocean Bridge in Wye River. Take the nearest beach acess path to the estuary mouth.
Land use
  • Native Bushland
  • Other
  • Recreational
  • Rural Residential
Land use description Rural residential and Wye River caravan park border the Wye River Estuary.
Status Active
Observation history 20-01-2007 - 02-12-2018
WyMC Photo
Volunteers conducting berm height measurements.

Map

Observations

# Date Mouth state Flow Wind Beaufort Scale Sea State Water Level Start Water Level End High Tide Low Tide
#12566 02-12-2018 Open Out SW Moderate breeze 5 Moderate 1.4m 10:13am 1.5m 07:12am 0.5m 12:53pm
#12530 04-11-2018 Open Out Calm 4 Slight 1.4m 1.4m 08:33am 0.6m 13:59pm
#12457 21-10-2018 Open Out SE Light Air 4 Slight 1.4m 10:20am 1.3m 09:11am 0.7m 02:35am
#12482 07-10-2018 Open Out SE Light Breeze 3 Smooth 1.5m 1.4m 10:08am 0.7m 15:25pm
#12419 16-09-2018 Open Out W Light Air 5 Moderate 1.4m 10:00am 1.6m 16:05pm 0.5m 09:39am
#12374 02-09-2018 Open Out SE Fresh breeze 5 Moderate 1.1m 10:10am 1.6m 03:59am 0.5m 09:32am
#12348 19-08-2018 Open Out SW Moderate breeze 6 Rough 1.2m 10:00am 1.5m 05:31am 0.6m 10:45am
#12309 05-08-2018 Open Out E Gentle breeze 5 Moderate 1.1m 10:10am 1.5m 04:50am 0.6m 10:25am
#12258 15-07-2018 Open Out N Light Air 3 Smooth 1.3m 10:10am 1.8m 13:24pm 0.2m 06:05am
#12247 01-07-2018 Open Out SW Light Breeze 3 Smooth 1.0m 1.7m 14:10pm 0.4m 07:11am
#12163 17-06-2018 Open Out N Moderate breeze 7 Very Rough 1.3m 10:15am 1.8m 02:33am 0.2m 07:17am
#12118 03-06-2018 Open Out W Light Breeze 4 Slight 1.4m 10:10am 1.7m 15:08pm 0.4m 08:14am
#12078 20-05-2018 Open Out SW Gentle breeze 5 Moderate 1.5m 10:00am 1.8m 15:34pm 0.2m 08:27am
#12020 06-05-2018 Open Out W Light Breeze 3 Smooth 1.7m 10:00am 1.6m 16:08pm 0.4m 09:20am
#11973 15-04-2018 Open In SW Moderate breeze 6 Rough 1.7m 10:20am 1.3m 10:56am 0.7m 04:18am
#11930 01-04-2018 Open Out Calm 3 Smooth 1.4m 10:00am 1.5m 12:16pm 0.5m 05:37am
#11909 18-03-2018 Open Out SW Gentle breeze 3 Smooth 1.5m 10:20am 1.3m 13:21pm 0.6m 07:08am
#11850 04-03-2018 Open Out NW Light Air 3 Smooth 1.5m 10:10am 1.5m 14:23pm 0.4m 07:53am
#11910 18-02-2018 Open Out S Light Air 3 Smooth 1.5m 10:15am 1.4m 14:26pm 0.6m 08:21am
#11764 04-02-2018 Open Out E Light Breeze 4 Slight 1.4m 10:18am 1.5m 15:24pm 0.4m 09:01am
#11740 21-01-2018 Open Out E Moderate breeze 4 Slight 1.3m 09:45am 1.4m 15:23pm 0.5m 09:20am
#11846 07-01-2018 Open Out S Light Air 3 Smooth 1.3m 10:15am 1.5m 04:24am 0.4m 10:04am
#11675 17-12-2017 Open Out E Moderate breeze 5 Moderate 1.0m 10:07am 1.3m 11:23am 0.8m 05:06am

Snapshots

02-12-2018 #12566

Photopoint Wyp1
Photopoint

04-11-2018 #12530

21-10-2018 #12457

Photopoint Wyp1

07-10-2018 #12482

16-09-2018 #12419

Photopoint Wyp1
Photopoint

02-09-2018 #12374

19-08-2018 #12348

05-08-2018 #12309

Photopoint Wyp1

15-07-2018 #12258

Photopoint Wyp1
Photopoint

01-07-2018 #12247

17-06-2018 #12163

03-06-2018 #12118

Photopoint Wyp1

20-05-2018 #12078

Photopoint Wyp1
Photopoint

06-05-2018 #12020

Photopoint Wyp1

15-04-2018 #11973

Photopoint Wyp1
Photopoint

01-04-2018 #11930

Photopoint Wyp1

18-03-2018 #11909

Photopoint Wyp1

04-03-2018 #11850

Photopoint Wyp1

18-02-2018 #11910

Photopoint Wyp1
Photopoint

04-02-2018 #11764

Photopoint Wyp1
Photopoint

21-01-2018 #11740

Photopoint Wyp1

07-01-2018 #11846

Photopoint Wyp1

17-12-2017 #11675

Photopoint Wyp1
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