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Jakes ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 4.5
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 3.5

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Jakes Spot ID

Kalbarri Surfer, Jakes photo


Photo credit: Doug Cliff

Jakes  photo


Photo credit: Angus

Type: point

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 23.7 °C

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Friday, 22 March 2019, 08:39 Local time
Friday 22
Wave (m) 1.7
Period (s) 14 14 13 13
Wind (km/h) 20
SSE 20
SSE 25
SSW 30
Wind State cross-

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Jakes in North West is an exposed point break that has reliable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the southeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southwest.The break here is a left hand point. Best around mid tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Watch out for rips, rocks and sharks.

Western-Australia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Kalbarri, Australia, 4 km from Jakes.

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Jakes Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At GeraldtonAirport, 128 km from Jakes.

light winds from the ENE

Clear skies
Air temperature
17.5 °C

Current weather near Jakes

Overall Jakes Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Town and city forecasts close to Jakes:

  • Closest city location
    78 mi
  • Second closest city location
    310 mi
  • Third closest city location
    325 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    327 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    328 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Jakes is Perth International Airport (PER) in Australia, which is 500 km (311 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Jakes is Perth Jandakot Airport (JAD), also in Australia, 514 km (319 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Jakes, WA - North West. Use the tab navigation above to view Jakes sea temperature, Jakes photographs, Jakes detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Jakes webcams, current wind from WA - North West live weather stations and Jakes 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 Jakes.