Bells Beach - Rincon Spot ID
Type: reef and point
Best: Swell SW | Wind NW
Sea Temperature Today is: 11.8 °C
Bells Beach in Torquay is an exposed reef and point break that has consistent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds are from the northwest. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the optimum swell angle is from the southwest. Best around mid tide when the tide is rising. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Surfing here means negotiating dangerous rips.
For Sparras, 2 km from Bells Beach - Rincon.
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At Geelong Airport, 16 km from Bells Beach - Rincon.
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Overall Bells Beach - Rincon Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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Use this relief map to navigate to VIC - Torquay surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Bells Beach - Rincon
Tide stations nearest to Bells Beach - Rincon:
- Closest tide stationGeelong16 mi
- Second closest tide stationLeopold16 mi
- Third closest tide stationPort Phillip Heads19 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationLoutit Bay21 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationClifton Springs22 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Bells Beach - Rincon:
- Closest ski areaMt Donna Buang (Australia)88 mi
- Second closest ski areaLake Mountain (Australia)106 mi
- Third closest ski areaMount Baw Baw (Australia)114 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaMt St Gwinear (Australia)117 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaMount Buller (Australia)145 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Bells Beach - Rincon:
- Closest city locationGeelong (Australia)16 mi
- Second closest city locationHoppers Crossing (Australia)41 mi
- Third closest city locationFrankston East (Australia)49 mi
- Fourth closest city locationMelton (Australia)50 mi
- Fifth closest city locationBallarat (Australia)56 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Bells Beach is Avalon Airport (AVV) in Australia, 42 km (26 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Bells Beach is Melbourne Moorabbin Airport (MBW), also in Australia, 86 km (53 miles) away.
- Third is Melbourne Essendon Airport (MEB) in Australia, 91 km (57 miles) away.
- Melbourne International Airport (MEL) in Australia is 93 km (58 miles) away.
- Albury Airport (ABX), also in Australia is the fifth nearest airport to Bells Beach and is 350 km (217 miles) away.
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