Boneyards ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

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Boneyards Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Cape Otway, Australia)

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Boneyards Spot ID:

Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 17.7 °C

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Monday, 20 April 2015, 07:04 Local time

Monday 20
7AM 10AM 1PM 4PM
Wave (m) 3.0
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 20
SSE 15
SSE 20
SSE 25
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Boneyards in Cape Otway is a fairly exposed reef break that has reliable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the north. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the southwest. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Submerged rocks are a hazard.

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Live Weather:

At Geelong, 30 km from Boneyards.

light winds from the SSW

Air temperature
7 °C

Current weather near Boneyards

Overall Boneyards Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Boneyards:

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Closest break Kennet Rivermouth/Point 1 mi
Second closest break Sawmills 1 mi
Third closest break Wye River 4 mi
Fourth closest break Cumberland River 10 mi
Fifth closest break St George River 11 mi

Wave buoys nearest to Boneyards:

Closest wave buoy W Hawaii Buoy 5395 mi
Second closest wave buoy SW Hawaii Buoy 5423 mi
Third closest wave buoy NW Hawaii Buoy 5556 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy NW Hawaii Buoy 5612 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy N Hawaii 1 Buoy 5931 mi

Tide stations nearest to Boneyards:

Closest tide station Apollo Bay 11 mi
Second closest tide station Loutit Bay 11 mi
Third closest tide station Geelong 46 mi
Fourth closest tide station Port Campbell 46 mi
Fifth closest tide station Leopold 48 mi

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Ski Resorts closest to Boneyards:

Closest ski area Mt Donna Buang (Australia) 119 mi
Second closest ski area Lake Mountain (Australia) 137 mi
Third closest ski area Mount Baw Baw (Australia) 144 mi
Fourth closest ski area Mt St Gwinear (Australia) 146 mi
Fifth closest ski area Mount Buller (Australia) 177 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to Boneyards:

Closest city location Geelong West (Australia) 47 mi
Second closest city location Geelong (Australia) 47 mi
Third closest city location Hoppers Crossing (Australia) 71 mi
Fourth closest city location Ballarat (Australia) 75 mi
Fifth closest city location Warrnambool (Australia) 77 mi
  • The closest passenger airport to Boneyards is Avalon Airport (AVV) in Australia, 89 km (55 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Boneyards is Melbourne Moorabbin Airport (MBW), also in Australia, 134 km (83 miles) away.
  • Third is Melbourne Essendon Airport (MEB) in Australia, 140 km (87 miles) away.
  • Melbourne International Airport (MEL) in Australia is 141 km (88 miles) away.
  • Albury Airport (ABX), also in Australia is the fifth nearest airport to Boneyards and is 400 km (248 miles) away.
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