Sydney Surf Forecasts

Ben Macartney

Ben Macartney's 5-DAY SURF FORECAST

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The surf heights forecasted for Sydney

The Coastalwatch 'Surf Forecast' refers to breaking wave heights in the surf zone that are forecasted for a region. Coastalwatch provides 14 regional surf forecast daily across Australia.
Because each is regional forecast, consider there may be variations between the wave heights predicted and what you can expect at your local surf due to variables. For example; orientation to the coast, ocean floor bathymetry, local weather and many other local idiosyncrasies may effect the swell and weather patterns causing differing wave heights. Always use this forecast as a guide - for more detail, please read the Swell Analysis.

  • Recap A fresh southerly change due later Wednesday is derived from a far reaching cold front, linked to a powerful low tracking across the southern Tasman sea. Read more

     
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Features
Bali, Indonesia Surf Forecast 19 - 30 September, 2018

Bali, Indonesia Surf Forecast 19 - 30 September, 2018

Yet another powerful SSW groundswell is closing in on Indo this week.

18 Sep 2018
John John Florence Makes Flips Seem like Air-Reverses, Gabriel Medina Has Almost Won the Title Already, and the Laurie Towner Doco

John John Florence Makes Flips Seem like Air-Reverses, Gabriel Medina Has Almost Won the Title Already, and the Laurie Towner Doco

This Week In Surfing Nine Things From Surfing & The Internet On The Week That Was September 14, 2018

14 Sep 2018
Weekend Surf Forecast 14 - 16 September 2018

Weekend Surf Forecast 14 - 16 September 2018

The surf looks proper good around the place this weekend.

13 Sep 2018
Recent
Watch: John John Florence's New Clip - Space

Watch: John John Florence's New Clip - Space

1 14 Sep 2018
Video: Taj, Creed, Griffin and More Young Billabong Shredders Score Out West

Video: Taj, Creed, Griffin and More Young Billabong Shredders Score Out West

11 Sep 2018
Members Video: Finless fun

Members Video: Finless fun

10 Sep 2018
The Ranch Day Three – Nick Carroll Reports from the Scene at Lemoore

The Ranch Day Three – Nick Carroll Reports from the Scene at Lemoore

1 10 Sep 2018
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North Bondi

2-3 ft - WSW winds @ 9 knots Clear. 13.9°C, water 16°C

Maroubra

2-3 ft - WSW winds @ 9 knots Clear. 13.9°C, water 16°C

Manly - Fairy Bower

2-3 ft - S winds @ 8 knots Clear. °C, water 16°C

Forecasters Blog

Forecaster Blog: Winter Gloom transforms to Offshore Goodness across the NSW Coast

There's some welcome respite in sight from the cold and wind across the NSW coast.

Forecaster Blog: Wave Periods as Long As You Like along the East Coast

A rare, high period S groundswell is brewing for the Eastern Seaboard.

Forecaster Blog: Victoria’s Surf Coast Primed to Pump

Victoria's Surf Coast is primed to turn it on throughout the middle of April.

Forecaster Blog: SE swell will pump for days across the East Coast

The recent run of classic autumn conditions continues along the East Coast this week.

Forecaster Blog: Ex-Tropical Cyclone Iris and The Easter Long Weekend

Who needs Easter eggs when you've got an ex tropical cyclone inbound?

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