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Burleigh Heads ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.3
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.8
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.8
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 4.0

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Burleigh Heads (calm at Robina Gold Coast wx 4 km from Burleigh Heads). 0.5m 9 s period swell from E with 2.2m 7 s period wind swell from SSE
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Burleigh Heads Surf Forecast / QLD – Gold Coast / Australia

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 3 am Friday 21 Sep 2018 AEST

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

Today's Burleigh Heads sea temperature is 20.7 °C (Statistics for 21 Sep 1981-2005 - mean: 21.4 max: 22.6 min: 19.8 °C)

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Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1.3
SE
1.3
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1
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0.7
E
0.9
ESE
0.8
ESE
0.7
E
0.5
E
0.4
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0.5
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1.3
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0.5
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0.4
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0.4
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0.4
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0.9
NNE
0.3
E
0.3
E
Period(s) (?)777989999121177610101010101061010
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)17615188791271088141276960147166107534847303030551919
Wind
(km/h)
25
SSE
25
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
15
ESE
5
SW
5
NE
15
ENE
10
SSW
15
SSE
25
SSE
15
SE
15
ESE
10
E
0
WNW
5
WNW
15
NE
5
SE
15
N
20
NNE
15
NNW
15
NW
15
NW
Wind State(?)cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crossglassglassoncross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
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High Tide
/ height (m)

5:50PM
1.45

6:13AM
1.15
6:26PM
1.52

6:48AM
1.23
7:00PM
1.56

7:21AM
1.31

7:33PM
1.58
7:54AM
1.37

8:06PM
1.57
8:27AM
1.42

8:40PM
1.53
9:02AM
1.45

9:15PM
1.46


Low Tide
/ height (m)
11:21AM
0.31

12:20AM
0.23
12:02PM
0.24

12:52AM
0.16
12:39PM
0.17

1:23AM
0.11

1:16PM
0.12
1:53AM
0.07

1:52PM
0.09
2:23AM
0.05

2:29PM
0.09
2:54AM
0.06

3:08PM
0.12
3:26AM
0.09


Note: the tide data above is for Varsity Lakes which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Burleigh Heads.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Burleigh Heads blow from the SW.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
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Sunrise
5:37--5:35--5:33--5:33--5:31--5:31--5:30--5:28-
Sunset
-5:40--5:42--5:42--5:43--5:43--5:44--5:44--5:45
Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 4mm), mostly falling on Mon morning. Warm air temperatures (max 21°C on Sun morning, min 15°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Heavy rain (total 32mm), heaviest during Thu afternoon. Warm air temperatures (max 23°C on Fri afternoon, min 16°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Burleigh Heads Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Burleigh Heads provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Burleigh Heads can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Burleigh Heads surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Burleigh Heads) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Burleigh Heads may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Burleigh Heads is 10 km (6 miles) from the city of Surfers Paradise. If you plan a holiday in Gold Coast, look for hotels and other accommodation in Surfers Paradise. Surfers Paradise has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.