Byron Bay Surf Cam & Surf Report

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TODAY
1 ft S
@ 12 sec
6 kn E
14 min ago
Incoming tide
L 3:07 PM (-0.1m)
H 9:38 PM (1.7m)
L 3:51 AM (-0.1m)
H 10:04 AM (1.5m)
6:02 AM 5:31 PM
19° Water
Earl Jones

Regional Surf Report

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Surf Report Info

Region: Brunswick Heads to Byron Bay - The Pass

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Coastalwatch surf reporters are the saltiest locals around. Part fish, part shark, part human, they live for the waves and are usually more local than the locals. They’ll be up before dawn waiting for first light to reveal the days surf conditions and can sense a change of wind from a sparrows fart. Each reporter covers a region of coastline which includes many number of surf spots and beaches. Please consider there may be possible variations between this report and your local spot due to differences in orientation to the coast and any local idiosyncrasies that may also effect the swell and weather patterns.


by Earl Jones
  • 31/08/2015 6:34 AM | Report

    Today's rating - Average

    Semi clean 1ft waves on the sets in the Bay and it's bigger on the open beaches and will be best there early. The winds are W early and forecast to be onshore from the South later in the morning. Try the open beaches early for some fun peaks with some very small ones in the Bay. High tide is at 9.17am this morning and low is at 3.09pm. Be aware that multiple great White sightings in the Ballina Shire and Byron Shire over the past weeks means there are quite a few big sharks around, check it out before you go.

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  • Today's Outlook

    Morning
    Swell: 0.8m
    Wind: W 10-20 kts
    Best at: Open beaches
    Conditions: Semi-clean

    Afternoon
    Swell: 0.8m
    Wind: S 10-20 kts
    Best at: Open beaches
    Conditions: Wind affected

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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

2 - 4ft S
@ 11 sec
3 kn NW
@ 12 AM
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Marine Outlook

Forecast for Monday 31 August until midnight
Winds: Southerly 15 to 20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: Southerly 2.5 to 3 metres.
Swell: Easterly 1.5 metres. Weather: Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions in the morning are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing.

Coastal Weather
Clear.
°
Today
Sunny.
12° 20°
Tuesday
Mostly sunny.
13° 21°
Wednesday
Shower or two.
16° 22°
Thursday

UV Index 7 (High)
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