Gold Coast Surf Forecasts

Ben Macartney

Ben Macartney 's Regional Outlook

Updated 2 Dec 2020 @ 5:05 PM (local)
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The surf heights forecasted for Gold Coast

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 Friday 4 December)

    Thursday: A minor uptick in SSE windswell sees marginal surf all day, favouring the regional south-swell magnets and best early, beneath lighter SW to SSW inshore winds, turning south, then SE to NE around 10 knots in the arvo.

    Friday: Slight SSE swell, reinforced by directional, long period S groundswell in the arvo. Tiny to near-flat along open beaches. Early NW/NNW winds turn north, NNE and freshen to 15-20 knots later.

    Long Term Analysis (Saturday 5 December and beyond)

     

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