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Back Bommie ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 4.2

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Back Bommie Spot ID

Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 17.2 °C

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Saturday, 22 September 2018, 22:49 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.5
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Period (s) 10 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 20
NNE 20
N 15
NNW 20
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Back Bommie in Port Macquarie is an exposed reef break that has reasonably consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the northwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the southeast. There is no reef break. Good surf at all stages of the tide. The location means that it never gets crowded.

New-South-Wales wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Live Weather:

At Nelson Bay (head), 33 km from Back Bommie.

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Air temperature
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Overall Back Bommie Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The closest passenger airport to Back Bommie is Newcastle Airport (NTL) in Australia, which is 63 km (39 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Back Bommie is Richmond Airport (RCM), also in Australia, 195 km (121 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Kingsford Smith International Airport (Sydney) Airport (SYD), also in Australia, 198 km (123 miles) away.
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