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Evans Head-South Wall ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 2.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.9

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Evans Head-South Wall Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(North Coast – New South Wales, Australia)

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Evans Head-South Wall

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Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell ENE | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 25.0 °C

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Friday, 18 January 2019, 03:18 Local time
Friday 18
Wave (m) 0.6
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 15
N 15
N 15
NNW 15
Wind State cross-

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Evans Head-South Wall on the North Coast is an exposed beach break that does not work very often. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the southwest with some shelter here from south winds. Windswells are much more typical than groudswells and the best wave direction is from the east northeast. Waves at the beach tend to peel to the left. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Watch out for sharks.

New-South-Wales wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Chinamans, 1 km from Evans Head-South Wall.

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Evans Head-South Wall Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Evans Head Raaf Rng, 8 km from Evans Head-South Wall.

light winds from the N

no report
Air temperature
20.7 °C

Current weather near Evans Head-South Wall

Buoy Data:

At Byron Bay Waverider Buoy, 23 miles from Evans Head-South Wall.

  9PM 10PM 11PM 12AM
Data Age 6 hr 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr
Wave height (m) 1.131
Average period (s) 8.52 8.9 9.32 9.32

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Overall Evans Head-South Wall Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January

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  • The closest passenger airport to Evans Head-South Wall is Gold Coast Coolangatta Airport (OOL) in Australia, which is 106 km (66 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Evans Head-South Wall is Coffs Harbour (Coff's Harbour) Airport (CFS), also in Australia, 138 km (86 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Brisbane International Airport (BNE), also in Australia, 195 km (121 miles) away.
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