South Coast NSW Surf Forecasts

Steve Shearer

Steve Shearer 's Regional Outlook

Updated 16 Jan 2021 @ 9:06 AM (local)
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The surf heights forecasted for South Coast NSW

Please consider your local spots specific orientation to the coast and any local idiosyncrasies that may also effect the swell in relation to this regional forecast.

  • Swell analysis

    Short-Term Analysis (through Sunday 17 January)

    Saturday: Southerly windswell shows good size in the chest to head-high range across south-exposed breaks throughout the day, while wrapping at smaller levels elsewhere. Early moderate to fresh WSW to SW winds see mostly clean conditions, before they turn S/SSE, then lighter easterly later.

    Sunday: Stronger, mid-period south swell gradually builds, favouring south-facing beaches for size in the head-high to a foot or two overhead, while wrapping at lower levels elsewhere. Early fresh WNW to WSW winds open up clean conditions ahead of a moderate/ fresh SSE to SE shift during the day.

     

    Long Term Analysis (Monday 18 January and beyond)

     

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