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Christies Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.8

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Christies Reef Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 13.2 °C

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Thursday, 19 July 2018, 15:48 Local time
Thursday 19
Wave (m) 0.6
Period (s) 18 18 6 16
Wind (km/h) 20
WSW 30
WSW 30
WSW 25
Wind State cross-
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Christies Reef in Adelaide is a reasonably exposed reef break that has unreliable waves with no particular seasonal pattern. The best wind direction is from the east. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south southwest. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Best around low tide. Often Crowded. Take care of rips, sharks and sharks.

South-Australia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Port Noarlunga, Australia, 5 km from Christies Reef.

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Christies Reef Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Noarlunga, 4 km from Christies Reef.

light winds from the NNW

No report
Air temperature
11.1 °C

Current weather near Christies Reef

Overall Christies Reef Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Christies Reef is Adelaide International Airport (ADL) in Australia, which is 20 km (12 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Christies Reef is Woomera Airport (UMR), also in Australia, 468 km (291 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Christies Reef, SA - Adelaide. Use the tab navigation above to view Christies Reef sea temperature, Christies Reef photographs, Christies Reef detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Christies Reef webcams, current wind from SA - Adelaide live weather stations and Christies Reef 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 Christies Reef.