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Lennox Head ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.4
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.4
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.5
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.9

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Lennox Head Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(North Coast – New South Wales, Australia)

Lennox Head Spot ID

Lennox Head photo

Lennox Head

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Lennox Head photo

Lennox Head

Photo credit: Eric Martin

Lennox Head photo

Lennox Head

Photo credit: Eric Martin

Drainer, Lennox Head photo

Lennox Head

Photo credit: DANIEL MAWKES

Type: point

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell SSE | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 20.7 °C

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Sunday, 22 July 2018, 05:47 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.4
Period (s) 11 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 15
WSW 15
SW 10
Wind State off off cross-

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Lennox Head on the North Coast is an exposed point break that has reliable surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the southwest. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south southeast. Best around mid tide when the tide is rising. Often Crowded. Watch out for rocks, rips and sharks.

New-South-Wales wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Ballina, Australia, 7 km from Lennox Head.

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Lennox Head Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Ballina Arpt Aws, 5 km from Lennox Head.


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Air temperature
6.7 °C

Current weather near Lennox Head

Overall Lennox Head Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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  • The closest passenger airport to Lennox Head is Gold Coast Coolangatta Airport (OOL) in Australia, which is 72 km (45 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Lennox Head is Brisbane International Airport (BNE), also in Australia, 165 km (102 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Coffs Harbour (Coff's Harbour) Airport (CFS), also in Australia, 175 km (109 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Lennox Head, NSW - North Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view Lennox Head sea temperature, Lennox Head photographs, Lennox Head detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Lennox Head webcams, current wind from NSW - North Coast live weather stations and Lennox Head 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 Lennox Head.