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 combination of smaller East and South swells keep wave-heights fluctuating in the 2 to 3ft range across exposed coasts this weekend, with scope for occasional larger 3 to 4ft Southerly pulses across northern NSW as successive, long-range south-groundswells overlap across the region for days to come. Read more

     
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North Bondi

2-3 ft - NNW winds @ 7 knots Partly cloudy. 14.8°C, water 22°C

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2-3 ft - NNW winds @ 7 knots Partly cloudy. 14.8°C, water 22°C

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2-3 ft - WNW winds @ 5 knots Partly cloudy. °C, water 22°C

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