Gold Coast Surf Forecasts

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Ben Macartney

Ben Macartney's 5-DAY SURF FORECAST

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The surf heights forecasted for Gold Coast

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 further increase in short and mid-period SE, ESE swells peaks at anywhere from 3 to 6ft over the course of the weekend, with size depending on location. Read more

     
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North Bondi

1-3 ft - N winds @ 0 knots Becoming windy. Sunny. 22.5°C, water 22°C

Maroubra

1-3 ft - N winds @ 0 knots Becoming windy. Sunny. 22.5°C, water 22°C

Manly - Fairy Bower

1-3 ft - NNE winds @ 6 knots Becoming windy. Sunny. °C, water 22°C

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