uk es it fr pt nl
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

See all 18 ratings

Based on 3 votes. Vote


Surf Report Feed

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for NSW - Newcastle

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Box Head (calm at Umina Beach Australia Central Coast wx 4 km from Box Head). no significant swell
    Box Head
<
>
View all

Actual: 46 min ago

Calm
0 km/h
N
Clean
Please reload the page to see if there are any updates.
Box Head location mapLogo printSetup Email Surf &amp; Wind AlertSecret spot?

Box Head Surf Forecast / NSW – Newcastle / Australia

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 10 pm Friday 16 Nov 2018 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 20.5 °C (Statistics for 16 Nov 1981-2005 - mean: 20.0 max: 21.7 min: 18.1 °C)

FriSaturday 17Sunday 18
8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM
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 (?)
0.8
S
0.8
S
0.8
S
0.7
S
0.7
S
0.8
SSE
0.7
SSE
0.1
S
1.2
SE
1.3
SE
1.4
SE
1.3
SE
1.4
SE
1.2
SE
0.9
E
0.9
E
1.2
SE
1.1
SE
Period(s) (?)66776661366666610101010
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)545456434153433891191381281431020000
Wind
(km/h)
10
ESE
5
ENE
5
W
5
WSW
10
SW
10
SSE
20
SSE
25
ESE
20
ESE
20
SE
20
SE
15
SE
15
SE
15
ESE
15
ESE
15
ESE
10
ESE
10
ESE
Wind State(?)cross-
off
glassglasscross-
on
oncrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
Tide State(?)
ebblowflowflowhighebbflowhighebbebblowflowhighebblowflowhighebb
High Tide
/ height (m)




5:26AM
0.63


4:58PM
0.78




6:15AM
0.70



5:56PM
0.78

Low Tide
/ height (m)

10:46PM
0.15



10:34AM
0.32




11:33PM
0.14



11:37AM
0.30



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.
 FriSaturday 17Sunday 18
8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Summary
clearclearclearclearclearclearrisk thund- derrisk thund- derrain shwrsrain shwrssome cloudssome cloudscloudysome cloudsclearclearsome cloudssome clouds
Rain (mm)
------2324--------
Temp. °C
191817161720201918181717171819191818
Chill °C (?)
191817161720201918171617171819191818
Sunrise
----5:41-------5:41-----
Sunset
-------7:36-------7:37--

FREE! Surf-Forecast.com widget for your website

The surf report / weather widget below is available to embed on third party websites free of charge and provides a summary of our Box Head surf forecast. Simply grab the html code snippet that we provide and paste it into your own site. You can choose your preferred language and metric/imperial units for the surf forecast feed to suit users of your site. Click here to get the code.