Cowries Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
Cowries Spot ID:
Type: reef and point
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell SE | Wind SW
Sea Temperature Today is: 16.2 °C
Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 18:50 Local time
At Cowries (0 km).
At Wollongong Airport, 9 km from Cowries.
Overall Cowries Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August
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Visitor Reviews of Cowries
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Cowries:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Barrack Point||1 mi|
|Second closest break||The Farm||2 mi|
|Third closest break||Mystics||2 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Windang Island||2 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Boneyard||5 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Cowries:
|Closest wave buoy||W Hawaii Buoy||4898 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||SW Hawaii Buoy||4924 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||NW Hawaii Buoy||5061 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||NW Hawaii Buoy||5117 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||N Hawaii 1 Buoy||5426 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Cowries:
|Closest tide station||Kiama||7 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Port Kembla||7 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Dapto||7 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Wollongong||11 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Nowra||26 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Cowries:
|Closest ski area||Selwyn Snowfields (Australia)||165 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Perisher (Australia)||187 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Charlotte Pass (Australia)||192 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Thredbo (Australia)||196 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Falls Creek (Australia)||257 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Cowries:
|Closest city location||Wollongong (Australia)||11 mi|
|Second closest city location||Nowra (Australia)||26 mi|
|Third closest city location||Sydney International Airport (Australia)||47 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Maroubra (Australia)||48 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Sydney (Australia)||48 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Cowries is Camden Airport (CDU) in Australia, 63 km (39 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Cowries is Sydney Bankstown Airport (BWU), also in Australia, 74 km (46 miles) away.
- Third is Kingsford Smith International Airport (Sydney) Airport (SYD) in Australia, 76 km (47 miles) away.
- Richmond Airport (RCM) in Australia is 109 km (68 miles) away.
- Canberra Airport (CBR), also in Australia is the fifth nearest airport to Cowries and is 173 km (107 miles) away.