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Austinmer Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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Austinmer Beach Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell E | Wind WNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 22.6 °C

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Tuesday, 19 February 2019, 16:28 Local time
Tuesday 19
Wave (m) 1.1
Period (s) 8 6 7 7
Wind (km/h) 30
SSE 25
SSE 25
SSE 20
Wind State cross-

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Austinmer Beach in Illawarra is an exposed beach break that has quite reliable surf. The favoured time of year for waves is autumn. Offshore winds are from the west northwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the east. The beach break provides left and right handers. Best around low tide. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Beware of - Rips / undertow - Rocks - Shark protected.

New-South-Wales wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Bulli, 3 km from Austinmer Beach.

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Austinmer Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Beach Bulli wx, 3 km from Austinmer Beach.

wind obs. (6.4 kph from 224 degs) was rejected

Mostly Cloudy
Air temperature
22.3 °C

Current weather near Austinmer Beach

Buoy Data:

At Port Kembla Waverider Buoy, 12 miles from Austinmer Beach.

  8AM 9AM 10AM 11AM
Data Age 7 hr 6 hr 5 hr 4 hr
Wave height (m) 1.128
Average period (s) 9.32 - 4.82 4.94

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Overall Austinmer Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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  • The closest passenger airport to Austinmer Beach is Camden Airport (CDU) in Australia, 37 km (23 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Austinmer Beach is Sydney Bankstown Airport (BWU), also in Australia, 43 km (27 miles) away.
  • Third is Kingsford Smith International Airport (Sydney) Airport (SYD) in Australia, 46 km (29 miles) away.
  • Richmond Airport (RCM) in Australia is 80 km (50 miles) away.
  • Newcastle Airport (NTL), also in Australia is the fifth nearest airport to Austinmer Beach and is 188 km (117 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Austinmer Beach, NSW - Illawarra. Use the tab navigation above to view Austinmer Beach sea temperature, Austinmer Beach photographs, Austinmer Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Austinmer Beach webcams, current wind from NSW - Illawarra live weather stations and Austinmer Beach tide predictions. The Australia swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Australia and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Australia wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Austinmer Beach.