Main Beach Surf Cam & Surf Report

Camera Help

TODAY
2-4 ft NE
@ 7 sec
9 kn SE
17 min ago
Outgoing tide
H 3:42 PM (1.2m)
L 10:13 PM (0.2m)
H 4:49 AM (1.2m)
L 10:39 AM (0.5m)
4:45 AM 6:39 PM
24° Water
Ben Macartney

Today's Regional Outlook

info

Outlook Info

Region: Gold Coast

Reporters location:

Your regional outlook is an expert analysis of today’s surf conditions. This covers a stretch of coastline which includes a number of surf spots and beaches. Created by a passionate group of surfers/weather geeks known as the Coastalwatch forecast team. Their focus, is providing you with the best tools to score great waves all year round, because let’s be honest - they don’t mind a few waves themselves.


by Ben Macartney
  • Today's rating - Average

    NE swell continues to range from 2 to 3ft+ along the more exposed open breaks under early N to NE winds around 10 to 15 knots. It's set to freshen to 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon, so go early for the best of it.

  • 5 DAY SURF FORECAST

    CoastalWatch Plus

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

  • Morning
    Swell: 1.1m
    Wind: S 0-10 kts
    Best at: Exposed areas
    Conditions: Wind affected

    Afternoon
    Swell: 1m
    Wind: S 0-10 kts
    Best at: Exposed areas
    Conditions: Windblown

Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

2 - 3ft+ NE
@ 8 sec
11 kn ENE
@ 12 AM
5 DAY SURF FORECAST

CoastalWatch Plus

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

Sponsor recommended for today


UV Index : 5 (Moderate)
GOLD COAST SEAWAY Wind Speed & Direction
Last updated 17 min ago at GOLD COAST SEAWAY
Photos & Videos Main Beach
Popular This Week

The World Title Showdown Is Here! A Fight and Suspension on the North Shore, and Chippa Rules Soft Tops

This Week In Surfing: Ten Things From Surfing & The Internet On The Week That Was December 14, 2018

SEAN DOHERTY: Pipe Day 1 - War Pigs

Parko’s saying for anyone on a hot streak of good fortune is that “they’ve been kissed on the dick by a fairy” and this afternoon the fairies were circling.

NICK CARROLL: The Next RSL

Sign of the times! Boardriders’ clubs have... clubs!

Surf Directory

Lost Mayhem

Looking for a Lost Mayhem surfboard, check out our website to order online or find your nearest stockist.

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.

Nee Pro Knee Boards

Nee pro knee boards is the brain child of surfer and shaper, Michael Watkins.

Surf Culture Bondi

Surf Culture is a ‘core’ surf store located in the heart of the Eastern Suburbs.

Garage Handplanes

Garage Handplanes (Avalon Beach, Sydney) designs and produces high quality, performance based bodysurfing handplanes.

Go to Top