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Box Head ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.0
Difficulty Level: 3.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.8

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Box Head (calm at Umina Beach 4 km from Box Head). no significant swell
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Actual: 23 min ago

Calm
2 km/h
SSW
Clean
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Box Head Surf Forecast / NSW – Newcastle / Australia

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 4 am Wednesday 20 Feb 2019 AEDT

Box Head surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Box Head sea temperature is 23.8 °C (Statistics for 20 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 23.4 max: 25.1 min: 21.1 °C)

Wednesday 20Thursday 21Fri
2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM
Rating
(10 max)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.6
S
1.6
SSE
1.6
SSE
1.5
SSE
1.4
SSE
1.3
SSE
0.8
S
0.2
S
1.3
SE
0.3
S
0.2
S
0.2
SSE
0.3
S
1.6
ESE
0.3
S
0.3
S
0.2
S
2.1
SE
Period(s) (?)7777666136711118688147
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)2402542271811491235112114910121001210160
Wind
(km/h)
20
SSE
15
SSE
20
SE
15
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
SE
20
ESE
15
SE
20
SE
25
SE
25
SE
25
SE
25
SE
20
SE
20
SSE
25
SSE
25
SSE
Wind State(?)cross-
on
crosscrosscross-
on
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
Tide State(?)
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High Tide
/ height (m)



10:14AM
1.25



10:41PM
0.93



11:00AM
1.21




11:27PM
0.95

Low Tide
/ height (m)

3:47AM
0.05



4:51PM
-0.00



4:40AM
0.03




5:34PM
0.00



Note: the tide data above is for Ettalong, Australia which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Box Head.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Box Head blow from the NE.
 Wednesday 20Thursday 21Fri
2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM
light rain
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
rain showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
Summary
light rainrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrisk thund- dersome cloudsrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrain shwrssome cloudsclearclearclearrain shwrsrain shwrssome clouds
Rain (mm)
111411-1421----11-
Temp. °C
212122212221222222222222232221222120
Chill °C (?)
212122212221222222222222232221222120
Sunrise
--6:33-------6:35-------
Sunset
-----7:40-------7:39----

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