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TODAY
1-2 ft ESE
@ 9 sec
3 kn SSW
14 min ago
Outgoing tide
H 4:25 AM (1.1m)
L 10:25 AM (0.3m)
H 5:27 PM (1.5m)
L 11:48 PM (0.4m)
6:33 AM 5:13 PM
24° Water
Ben Macartney

Today's Regional Outlook

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Outlook Info

Region: Gold Coast

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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

    Like yesterday we have a similar combo of small-scale E and S swells, crossing over in the 1 to 2ft range across the most exposed breaks. Conditions are looking brilliant under light W winds that are forecast to drop to light and variable before going light north later on.

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  • Morning
    Swell: 0.5m
    Wind: S 0-10 kts
    Best at: South-facing beaches
    Conditions: Clean & deteriorating later

    Afternoon
    Swell: 0.5m
    Wind: S 0-10 kts
    Best at: South-facing beaches
    Conditions: Glassy

Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

1ft+ ESE
@ 9 sec
7 kn WNW
@ 1 AM
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