Sunshine Coast Surf Forecasts

Ben Macartney

Ben Macartney's 5-DAY SURF FORECAST

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The surf heights forecasted for Sunshine 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 The last of this week's long-run of South/SSE swell dropped back to a slower 3 to 4ft across far northern NSW coasts by Friday morning; while grading to a smaller 2ft or so across the more exposed QLD beaches. Read more

     
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North Bondi

1-2 ft - NW winds @ 7 knots Clear. 13.1°C, water 19°C

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1-2 ft - NW winds @ 7 knots Clear. 13.1°C, water 19°C

Manly - Fairy Bower

1-2 ft - NW winds @ 3 knots Clear. °C, water 19°C

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