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Type: reef


Best: Swell | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.1 °C

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Sunday, 22 July 2018, 16:45 Local time
Wave (m) 2.1
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 30
N 25
N 25
NNW 25
Wind State off off off off

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Hanson Bay in Kangaroo Island is an exposed reef break. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the north. Groundswells are more common than windswells . The location means that it never gets crowded. Take care of - Urchins - Rips / undertow - Rocks - Sharks.

South-Australia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Live Weather:

At Cygnet River, 68 km from Hanson Bay.

moderate winds from the N

Air temperature
14.6 °C

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Hanson Bay is Adelaide International Airport (ADL) in Australia, which is 193 km (120 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Hanson Bay is Woomera Airport (UMR), also in Australia, 542 km (337 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Hanson Bay, SA - Kangaroo Island. Use the tab navigation above to view Hanson Bay sea temperature, Hanson Bay photographs, Hanson Bay detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Hanson Bay webcams, current wind from SA - Kangaroo Island live weather stations and Hanson Bay 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 Hanson Bay.