uk es it fr pt nl
Surf Break Rating

Rate Burning Palms


Surf Report Feed

Burning Palms Spot ID

Surf default break image

Type: beach and point

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 20.8 °C

Secret spot? We can hide it!

Thursday, 14 December 2017, 11:42 Local time
Thursday 14
8AM11AM2PM5PM
Wave (m) 0.7
E
0.6
E
0.7
E
0.7
E
Period (s) 9 9 11 11
Wind (km/h) 10
NNW 10
N 15
NNE 15
NE
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross

View detailed 48hrs and full 7 days forecasts

Burning Palms in Illawarra is an exposed beach and point break that has very reliable surf and works all around the year. The best wind direction is from the northwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves Good surf at all stages of the tide. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Hazards include - Rips / undertow - Rocks - Localism.

New-South-Wales wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

At Burning Palms (0 km).

IS AT (local time)

Burning Palms Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Wollongong Helensburgh wx, 5 km from Burning Palms.

-

icon
Clear
Air temperature
34.1 °C

Current weather near Burning Palms

Overall Burning Palms Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

This picture illustrates the combination of swells directed at Burning Palms through an... (show all text)

The figure describes how often and how strongly the wind blows from different direction... (show all text)

The two graphs above are also combined in the single Burning Palms surf consistency graph.

Also see Burning Palms surf quality by season and Burning Palms surf quality by month.

Compare Burning Palms with another surf break.

Burning Palms Location Maps

Burning Palms Location Map

Contours: Roads & Rivers: Select a surf spot from the menu
Surf spots located close to Burning PalmsShoreline around Burning PalmsRoads and rivers around Burning Palms

Use this relief map to navigate to NSW - Illawarra surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Burning Palms

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Burning Palms:

 (click location name for more details)

Wave buoys nearest to Burning Palms:

Tide stations nearest to Burning Palms:

snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Burning Palms:

city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Burning Palms:

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Burning Palms is Kingsford Smith International Airport (Sydney) Airport (SYD) in Australia, 29 km (18 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Burning Palms is Sydney Bankstown Airport (BWU), also in Australia, 30 km (19 miles) away.
  • Third is Camden Airport (CDU) in Australia, 37 km (23 miles) away.
  • Richmond Airport (RCM) in Australia is 70 km (43 miles) away.
  • Newcastle Airport (NTL), also in Australia is the fifth nearest airport to Burning Palms and is 171 km (106 miles) away.
Burning Palms break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Burning Palms, NSW - Illawarra. Use the tab navigation above to view Burning Palms sea temperature, Burning Palms photographs, Burning Palms detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Burning Palms webcams, current wind from NSW - Illawarra live weather stations and Burning Palms tide predictions. The Australia swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Australia and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Australia wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Burning Palms.