Cattle Grid ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

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Cattle Grid Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(East Coast of Tasmania, Australia)


Cattle Grid Spot ID:

Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell NE | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.8 °C

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Tuesday, 31 March 2015, 19:24 Local time

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Wave (m) -
Period (s) - - - -
Wind (km/h) 15
NW 15
WNW 15
NW 15
Wind State cross-
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Cattle Grid in East Coast of Tasmania is an exposed reef break that has quite consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the west with some shelter here from north winds. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the best swell direction is from the northeast. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Hazards include rips and rocks.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Cattle Grid Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Fingal, 28 km from Cattle Grid.

light winds from the W

Air temperature
22.1 °C

Current weather near Cattle Grid

Overall Cattle Grid Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Cattle Grid Location Maps

Cattle Grid Location Map

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Surf spots located close to Cattle Grid Shoreline around Cattle Grid Roads and rivers around Cattle Grid

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Cattle Grid:

  (click location name for more details)
Closest break 4 Mile Beach and Point 1 mi
Second closest break Scamander Rivermouth 6 mi
Third closest break Dark Hollow 8 mi
Fourth closest break Little Beach 16 mi
Fifth closest break Perons Beach 16 mi

Wave buoys nearest to Cattle Grid:

Closest wave buoy W Hawaii Buoy 5333 mi
Second closest wave buoy SW Hawaii Buoy 5342 mi
Third closest wave buoy NW Hawaii Buoy 5513 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy NW Hawaii Buoy 5571 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy N Hawaii 1 Buoy 5857 mi

Tide stations nearest to Cattle Grid:

Closest tide station Eddystone Point 38 mi
Second closest tide station Swan Island 57 mi
Third closest tide station Launceston 60 mi
Fourth closest tide station Spring Bay 71 mi
Fifth closest tide station Georgetown 81 mi

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Ski Resorts closest to Cattle Grid:

Closest ski area Ben Lomond (Australia) 29 mi
Second closest ski area Mt Mawson (Australia) 117 mi
Third closest ski area Mt St Gwinear (Australia) 277 mi
Fourth closest ski area Mount Baw Baw (Australia) 278 mi
Fifth closest ski area Mt Donna Buang (Australia) 299 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to Cattle Grid:

Closest city location Launceston (Australia) 60 mi
Second closest city location Hobart (Australia) 106 mi
Third closest city location Cranbourne (Australia) 287 mi
Fourth closest city location Frankston East (Australia) 289 mi
Fifth closest city location Geelong (Australia) 310 mi
  • The nearest passenger airport to Cattle Grid is Launceston Airport (LST) in Australia, which is 89 km (55 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Cattle Grid is Hobart Airport (HBA), also in Australia, 156 km (97 miles) away.
Cattle Grid break location map and break info
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Cattle Grid, TAS - East Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view Cattle Grid sea temperature, Cattle Grid photographs, Cattle Grid detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Cattle Grid webcams, current wind from TAS - East Coast live weather stations and Cattle Grid 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 Cattle Grid.


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