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Kiama Wedge ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.3
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 3.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 1.9

Overall: 3.7

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Kiama Wedge Spot ID

Nice Barrel, Kiama Wedge photo

Kiama Wedge

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Scraping the bottom, Kiama Wedge photo

Kiama Wedge

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Brodie out wedge, Kiama Wedge photo

Kiama Wedge

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell E | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 26.0 °C

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Sunday, 21 July 2019, 06:35 Local time
Sunday 21
Wave (m) 0.6
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 10
NW 10
NNW 10
Wind State off cross-

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Kiama Wedge on the South Coast is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the northwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the east. There is a left hand reef break. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Beware of sharks, rips and rocks.

New-South-Wales wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Kiama, 1 km from Kiama Wedge.

IS AT (local time)

Kiama Wedge Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Kiama (Bombo Headland), 2 km from Kiama Wedge.


no report
Air temperature
10.2 °C

Current weather near Kiama Wedge

Buoy Data:

At Port Kembla Waverider Buoy, 17 miles from Kiama Wedge.

  1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 0.881
Average period (s) 12.93 10.83 - 12.14

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Overall Kiama Wedge Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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Town and city forecasts close to Kiama Wedge:


  • The closest passenger airport to Kiama Wedge is Camden Airport (CDU) in Australia, 72 km (45 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Kiama Wedge is Sydney Bankstown Airport (BWU), also in Australia, 84 km (52 miles) away.
  • Third is Kingsford Smith International Airport (Sydney) Airport (SYD) in Australia, 86 km (53 miles) away.
  • Richmond Airport (RCM) in Australia is 120 km (75 miles) away.
  • Canberra Airport (CBR), also in Australia is the fifth nearest airport to Kiama Wedge and is 168 km (104 miles) away.
Kiama Wedge break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Kiama Wedge, NSW - Illawarra. Use the tab navigation above to view Kiama Wedge sea temperature, Kiama Wedge photographs, Kiama Wedge detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Kiama Wedge webcams, current wind from NSW - Illawarra live weather stations and Kiama Wedge 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 Kiama Wedge.