Byron Bay - The Pass Surf Cam & Surf Report

Camera Help

TODAY
1-2 ft ESE
@ 7 sec
5 kn NNW
14 min ago
Outgoing tide
H 1:05 PM (1.4m)
L 7:09 PM (0.4m)
H 1:14 AM (1.2m)
L 7:27 AM (0.2m)
6:09 AM 5:28 PM
22° Water
Earl Jones

Regional Surf Report

[?]

Surf Report Info

Region: Brunswick Heads to Byron Bay - The Pass

Reporters location:

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
  • 24/08/2016 6:45 AM | Report

    Today's rating - Average

    Semi clean waves with a strong SW wind in the Bay with up to 2ft of ESE swell. The winds will swing ESE later and increase through the day. The Southern protected corners inside the Bay should be the cleanest option all day. There have been a few white pointer shark sightings at the Ballina Shire beaches lately so check it out before you go. Low tide is at 6.33am and high is at 1.07pm.

  • 5 DAY SURF FORECAST

    CoastalWatch Plus

    Get 5 day SURF Forecasts, SWELL DIRECTION MAPS, LESS ADs Mobile Access and more!

  • Today's Outlook

    Morning
    Swell: 0.6m
    Wind: SW 10-20 kts
    Best at: Protected coves and points
    Conditions: Semi-clean

    Afternoon
    Swell: 0.6m
    Wind: ESE 10-20 kts
    Best at: Protected coves and points
    Conditions: Semi-clean

Sponsor recommended for today

Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

2 - 3ft ESE
@ 13 sec
12 kn NNW
@ 12 AM
5 DAY SURF FORECAST

CoastalWatch Plus

Get 5 day SURF Forecasts, SWELL DIRECTION MAPS, LESS ADs Mobile Access and more!

Marine Outlook

Forecast for Wednesday 24 August until midnight
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots shifting northwesterly in the late afternoon. Reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Cape Byron during the morning and again in the late evening.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres later in the evening.
Swell: East to northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres around midday. Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore from late this morning.

Coastal Weather
Rain at times.
14.9°
Now Rain at times.
Mostly sunny.
13° 20°
Thursday Mostly sunny.
Showers increasing.
12° 17°
Friday Showers increasing.
Shower or two.
10° 18°
Saturday Shower or two.

UV Index : 5 (Moderate)

Sponsor recommended for today

BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) Wind Speed & Direction
Last updated 14 min ago at BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS)
Features
The Ultimate Dad's Guide To Surfing Happiness

The Ultimate Dad's Guide To Surfing Happiness

Father's Day sorted!

0 24 Aug 2016
Kelly Is Back: Wins Billbong Pro Tahiti

Kelly Is Back: Wins Billbong Pro Tahiti

The wrap up from Teahupo'o

0 24 Aug 2016
Australia’s Biggest Reef Is Given A Name & Voice

Australia’s Biggest Reef Is Given A Name & Voice

The Great Southern Reef

5 23 Aug 2016
Latest News

Is Kelly Still The King, Or Has The Changing Of The Guard Begun?

All the latest from the Billabong Pro Tahiti

0 23 Aug 2016
Wilko Continues To Power On

Wilko Continues To Power On

0 22 Aug 2016
Half A Century Surfing Burleigh

Half A Century Surfing Burleigh

0 22 Aug 2016
Tom Marr, The Unsuspecting World Champion

Tom Marr, The Unsuspecting World Champion

3 19 Aug 2016
The Weak Wrap: Mase & Mick Search Too Far, Kalani Robb's Olympic Dream & Freestone Vs. John Florence

The Weak Wrap: Mase & Mick Search Too Far, Kalani Robb's Olympic Dream & Freestone Vs. John Florence

10 18 Aug 2016
PROMOTIONS
Popular This Week

SWELL FORECAST: Incoming Southern Ocean Bomb Low

Deep low-pressure system dramatically deepens generating swell

Kerrsy Surfing Doggo, Occy Made A Podcast, & Teahupo'o Starts Tonight! | This Week In Surfing

Ten Things From Surfing & The Internet On The Week That Was August 19, 2016

Tom Marr, The Unsuspecting World Champion

Bringing home gold from the USA

Right Now

Wilko Continues To Power On

The Best Of The Billabong Pro Tahiti, Day 2

Half A Century Surfing Burleigh

Celebrating a milestone in surfing

Tom Marr, The Unsuspecting World Champion

Bringing home gold from the USA

Surf Directory

LSD Surfboards

Creating something aesthetically beautiful, that has function and brings joy to a beginner surfer or an elite competitor are the reasons why LSD creator Luke Short is still passionate and evolving his designs after twenty years.

Gato Heroi Surfboards

Gato Heroi stands outside the mainstream surf scene with boards that are unique in design and function.

Bob Minty Surfboards Straddie

I started shaping Single Fins in the late 70’s then Twin Fins and Channel Bottoms.

Jye Byrnes Surfboards

Born into the surfing lifestyle, Jye Byrnes was destined to become a shaper...

Chaos Surfboards

My aim with Chaos Surfboards is to ensure customers that buy surfboards here will receive a unique board, designed with precise attention to detail.

Go to Top