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Dirk Hartog Island ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 4.4

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Dirk Hartog Island (moderate winds from the ESE at SharkBayAirport 46 km from Dirk Hartog Island). 2.7m 15 s period swell from SW with 0.7m 3 s period wind swell from SSE
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46 km away, 2 h 43 min ago

Moderate
20 km/h
ESE
20.3
19.4
Air / Water (°C)
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Dirk Hartog Island Surf Forecast / WA – North West / Australia

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 7 am Wednesday 15 Aug 2018 AWST

Dirk Hartog Island surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Dirk Hartog Island sea temperature is 19.4 °C (Statistics for 15 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 21.1 max: 22.2 min: 20.0 °C)

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Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
3.5
SW
3
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3
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3
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2.3
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2
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1.8
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2.2
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2.5
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1.7
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1.7
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1.3
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1.7
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4
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4
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3.5
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3
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Period(s) (?)1515141313131217171514141314131417141313121615
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)547642843996268217491220959263039443057144710909518726375731624613057634690331345984245
Wind
(km/h)
30
SE
30
SSE
35
SSE
35
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40
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40
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35
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30
SSE
40
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30
E
20
S
20
SE
25
NE
25
NW
15
NNW
35
WSW
30
WSW
25
WSW
30
SSW
30
SSW
30
SSW
25
SSE
30
SSE
Wind State(?)cross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
crosscross-
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cross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)
12:13PM
0.63

1:17AM
0.63
12:54PM
0.53

1:50AM
0.67
1:34PM
0.43

2:27AM
0.70

2:15PM
0.36
3:10AM
0.71


3:59AM
0.70


4:59AM
0.70



6:05AM
0.70

Low Tide
/ height (m)

6:43PM
0.22

7:28AM
0.32
6:54PM
0.26

8:46AM
0.32
6:56PM
0.29

10:27AM
0.32
6:44PM
0.30

12:55PM
0.29



2:26PM
0.25


2:59PM
0.22



Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Dirk Hartog Island blow from the ENE.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
1718181718171720191924252327232019191818171818
Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
1617171617151620181824252327232018181717161717
Sunrise
6:56--6:54--6:54--6:52--6:52--6:50--6:50--6:48-
Sunset
-6:07--6:07--6:07--6:07--6:08--6:08--6:09--6:09
Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm air temperatures (max 24°C on Sat afternoon, min 16°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SSE on Thu night, light winds from the ESE by Sat afternoon).Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 5mm), mostly falling on Mon night. Warm air temperatures (max 27°C on Sun afternoon, min 17°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Sun night, fresh winds from the SSW by Tue night).

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Information about the Dirk Hartog Island Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Dirk Hartog Island provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Dirk Hartog Island can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Dirk Hartog Island surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Dirk Hartog Island) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Dirk Hartog Island may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Are you planning a holiday in North West WA? If you are looking for accommodation near Dirk Hartog Island, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in North West WA, consider staying in Useless Loop which is 20 km (12 miles) away.