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Fraser Island - Indian Head ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.2

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  1. weather stationWind Update Cross-off wind 36 km from Fraser Island - Indian Head has become light (calm at Sandy Cape (lgt-h)). Waves should be turning clean at Fraser Island - Indian Head. 0.5m 9 s period swell from E with 1.2m 5 s period wind swell from S
    Fraser Island - Indian Head
  2. Coolum accommodation and official site sunshine coast queensland australiaCoolum: ‘Coolum surf: 1.4 metres(5') 10 knots SE. The S protected stretches and E facing points early on the dropping tide before the ESE winds get up. Fun ones in the outer bays at Noosa also on the dropping tide.’
    Coolum Beach, 172 km away
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36 km away, 1 h 39 min ago

Calm
4 km/h
ESE
19.8
22.4
Air / Water (°C)
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Fraser Island - Indian Head Surf Forecast / Australia

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 9 pm Thursday 20 Sep 2018 AEST

Fraser Island - Indian Head surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Fraser Island - Indian Head sea temperature is 22.4 °C (Statistics for 20 Sep 1981-2005 - mean: 22.3 max: 23.5 min: 21.3 °C)

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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
0.5
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2.5
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2.3
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1.9
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1.6
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0.5
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Period(s) (?)978887777777117777101010201910
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
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Energy(?)386667565984162892371551201207585915910475384975491009247
Wind
(km/h)
35
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25
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NE
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Wind State(?)cross-
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High Tide
/ height (m)

5:46AM
1.09
6:02PM
1.58

6:19AM
1.18
6:33PM
1.63

6:51AM
1.28

7:04PM
1.67
7:24AM
1.37

7:37PM
1.69
7:59AM
1.45

8:10PM
1.68
8:35AM
1.52

8:45PM
1.64
9:13AM
1.56

9:22PM
1.57

Low Tide
/ height (m)
12:11AM
0.54
11:25AM
0.49

12:36AM
0.45
12:03PM
0.41

1:01AM
0.36
12:40PM
0.34

1:28AM
0.29

1:16PM
0.29
1:57AM
0.23

1:54PM
0.27
2:28AM
0.21

2:33PM
0.28
3:00AM
0.22

3:14PM
0.33
3:34AM
0.25

Note: the tide data above is for Waddy Point, Australia which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Fraser Island - Indian Head.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Fraser Island - Indian Head blow from the W.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
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Sunrise
-5:37--5:35--5:35--5:33--5:33--5:31--5:31--5:30
Sunset
--5:42--5:42--5:42--5:43--5:43--5:44--5:44--
Short Range Forecast: Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Fri morning. Warm air temperatures (max 22°C on Thu night, min 19°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SSE on Thu night, light winds from the ESE by Sun night).Long Range Forecast:Light rain (total 8mm), mostly falling on Tue morning. Warm air temperatures (max 22°C on Wed morning, min 20°C on Mon afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Fraser Island - Indian Head Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Fraser Island - Indian Head provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Fraser Island - Indian Head can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Fraser Island - Indian Head 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 (Fraser Island - Indian Head) 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 Fraser Island - Indian Head 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 Queensland North Coast? If you are looking for accommodation near Fraser Island - Indian Head, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Queensland North Coast, consider staying in Urangan which is 57 km (35 miles) away. Other places in and around Queensland North Coast where you can find information about places to rent, and car hire include Hervey Bay which is 58 km (36 miles) away, Torquay and Maryborough.