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Southport Main Beach Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Gold Coast, Australia)

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Type: beach

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell ESE | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 26.4 °C

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Tuesday, 20 February 2018, 15:51 Local time
Tuesday 20
Wave (m) 1.5
Period (s) 10 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 25
SE 30
SE 25
SE 30
Wind State cross-

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Southport Main Beach on the Gold Coast is an exposed beach break that is often working and works all around the year. Offshore winds blow from the west. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the east southeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Take care of - Rips / undertow - Shark protected.

Queensland wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Gold Coast Seaway, Australia, 3 km from Southport Main Beach.

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Southport Main Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Labrador Gold Coast Biggera Waters wx, 6 km from Southport Main Beach.

strong winds from the SSE

Mostly Cloudy
Air temperature
28.7 °C

Current weather near Southport Main Beach

Overall Southport Main Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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  • The closest passenger airport to Southport Main Beach is Gold Coast Coolangatta Airport (OOL) in Australia, which is 22 km (14 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Southport Main Beach is Brisbane International Airport (BNE), also in Australia, 73 km (45 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Maroochydore Sunshine Coast Airport (MCY), also in Australia, 156 km (97 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Southport Main Beach, QLD - Gold Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view Southport Main Beach sea temperature, Southport Main Beach photographs, Southport Main Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Southport Main Beach webcams, current wind from QLD - Gold Coast live weather stations and Southport Main Beach 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 Southport Main Beach.