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Little Swanport ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 1.5
Difficulty Level: 3.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 2.7

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Little Swanport Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(East Coast of Tasmania, Australia)

Little Swanport Spot ID

Early Morning, Little Swanport photo

Little Swanport

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Tasmania East Coast, Little Swanport photo

Little Swanport

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East Coast Tasmania, Little Swanport photo

Little Swanport

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Dark 'n'  Stormy Saltworks, Little Swanport photo

Little Swanport

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Type: beach/sandbar/point

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.0 °C

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Thursday, 16 August 2018, 04:18 Local time
Thursday 16
Wave (m) 1.5
Period (s) 9 9 11 11
Wind (km/h) 30
W 25
WSW 25
W 30
Wind State off off off off

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Little Swanport on the East Coast is an exposed beach/sandbar/point break that has inconsistent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the west. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southeast. The beach breaks are all lefts Best around low tide. It very rarely gets crowded here. Hazards include rips, rocks and sharks.

Tasmania wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Buxton Point, 7 km from Little Swanport.

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Little Swanport Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Orford, 29 km from Little Swanport.

light winds from the WNW

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Air temperature
11.1 °C

Current weather near Little Swanport

Overall Little Swanport Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Little Swanport is Hobart Airport (HBA) in Australia, which is 71 km (44 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Little Swanport is Launceston Airport (LST), also in Australia, 107 km (66 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Little Swanport, TAS - East Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view Little Swanport sea temperature, Little Swanport photographs, Little Swanport detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Little Swanport webcams, current wind from TAS - East Coast live weather stations and Little Swanport 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 Little Swanport.