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Leggy Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.8

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Leggy Point Spot ID

leggy point in a really large swell in July `11 photo

Leggy Point

Photo credit: DANIEL MAWKES

Type: beach and reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 17.1 °C

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Tuesday, 24 July 2018, 01:22 Local time
Tuesday 24
Wave (m) 0.7
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 20
NW 20
NW 20
NW 20
Wind State cross cross-
cross cross-

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Leggy Point in Newcastle is an exposed beach and reef break that has inconsistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the southwest. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the best swell direction is from the southeast.. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Sometimes crowded. Hazards include rips, rocks, locals, pollution and sharks.

New-South-Wales wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Newcastle, Australia, 8 km from Leggy Point.

IS AT (local time)

Leggy Point Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Redhead wx, 3 km from Leggy Point.

light winds from the NNW

Partly Cloudy
Air temperature
11.4 °C

Current weather near Leggy Point

Overall Leggy Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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  • The closest passenger airport to Leggy Point is Newcastle Airport (NTL) in Australia, 24 km (15 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Leggy Point is Richmond Airport (RCM), also in Australia, 111 km (69 miles) away.
  • Third is Kingsford Smith International Airport (Sydney) Airport (SYD) in Australia, 118 km (73 miles) away.
  • Sydney Bankstown Airport (BWU) in Australia is 124 km (77 miles) away.
  • Camden Airport (CDU), also in Australia is the fifth nearest airport to Leggy Point and is 152 km (94 miles) away.
Leggy Point break location map and break info

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