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Flynns Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.6

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Flynns Reef Spot ID

phillip island, Flynns Reef photo

Flynns Reef

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Flynns Reef

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Flynns Reef

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Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.7 °C

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Sunday, 23 September 2018, 02:39 Local time
Sunday 23
Wave (m) 1.4
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 20
W 25
S 25
SSW 25
Wind State on cross cross cross

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Flynns Reef in Phillip Island is a fairly exposed reef break that usually has waves. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds are from the east. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southwest. A right hand reef break. Best around high tide. When the surf is up, crowds are likely Watch out for rocks, locals and sharks.

Victoria wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Phillip Island, 7 km from Flynns Reef.

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Flynns Reef Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Rhyll, 14 km from Flynns Reef.


Air temperature
12.2 °C

Current weather near Flynns Reef

Overall Flynns Reef Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The closest passenger airport to Flynns Reef is Melbourne Moorabbin Airport (MBW) in Australia, 58 km (36 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Flynns Reef is Avalon Airport (AVV), also in Australia, 78 km (48 miles) away.
  • Third is Melbourne Essendon Airport (MEB) in Australia, 88 km (55 miles) away.
  • Melbourne International Airport (MEL) in Australia is 95 km (59 miles) away.
  • Albury Airport (ABX), also in Australia is the fifth nearest airport to Flynns Reef and is 314 km (195 miles) away.
Flynns Reef break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Flynns Reef, VIC - Phillip Island. Use the tab navigation above to view Flynns Reef sea temperature, Flynns Reef photographs, Flynns Reef detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Flynns Reef webcams, current wind from VIC - Phillip Island live weather stations and Flynns 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 Flynns Reef.