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Collaroy ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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Collaroy Spot ID

Neice Day, Collaroy photo


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Type: beach and point

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NE | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 21.8 °C

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Wednesday, 24 April 2019, 00:05 Local time
Wednesday 24
Wave (m) 1.0
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 10
N 10
NW 5
Wind State on cross-
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Collaroy in Sydney North is a reasonably exposed beach and point break that has reliable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Works best in offshore winds from the southwest. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell direction is from the northeast. Waves at the beach are both lefts and rights Sometimes crowded. Watch out for rips, rocks, obstacles, locals and pollution.

New-South-Wales wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Dee Why, 2 km from Collaroy.

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Collaroy Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Sydney Waverider Buoy, 9 km from Collaroy.


Air temperature
- °C

Current weather near Collaroy

Buoy Data:

At Sydney Waverider Buoy, 6 miles from Collaroy.

  7PM 8PM 9PM 10PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.112
Average period (s) 8.9 9.77 9.77 9.77

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Overall Collaroy Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April

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  • The closest passenger airport to Collaroy is Kingsford Smith International Airport (Sydney) Airport (SYD) in Australia, 26 km (16 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Collaroy is Sydney Bankstown Airport (BWU), also in Australia, 37 km (23 miles) away.
  • Third is Richmond Airport (RCM) in Australia, 52 km (32 miles) away.
  • Camden Airport (CDU) in Australia is 67 km (42 miles) away.
  • Newcastle Airport (NTL), also in Australia is the fifth nearest airport to Collaroy and is 115 km (71 miles) away.
Collaroy break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Collaroy, NSW - Sydney North Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view Collaroy sea temperature, Collaroy photographs, Collaroy detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Collaroy webcams, current wind from NSW - Sydney North Coast live weather stations and Collaroy 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 Collaroy.