Manly ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.3
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 2.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.4
Crowds: 1.8

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Manly Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Sydney North Coast, Australia)

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Manly Spot ID:

Type: point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 23.6 °C

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Monday, 30 March 2015, 13:19 Local time

Monday 30
8AM 11AM 2PM 5PM
Wave (m) 0.8
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 10
SE 5
ENE 15
NE 20
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Manly in Sydney North Coast is a sheltered point break that has reasonably consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the southwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southeast. The point breaks favour lefts. A popular wave that can get growded. Watch out for rips and rocks.

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Air temperature
22 °C

Current weather near Manly

Overall Manly Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Manly:

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Closest break Fairy Bower 0 mi
Second closest break Manly-South Steyne 0 mi
Third closest break Winkipop 0 mi
Fourth closest break Manly-North Steyne 1 mi
Fifth closest break Queensie Bombie 1 mi

Wave buoys nearest to Manly:

Closest wave buoy W Hawaii Buoy 4843 mi
Second closest wave buoy SW Hawaii Buoy 4869 mi
Third closest wave buoy NW Hawaii Buoy 5004 mi
Fourth closest wave buoy NW Hawaii Buoy 5060 mi
Fifth closest wave buoy N Hawaii 1 Buoy 5370 mi

Tide stations nearest to Manly:

Closest tide station Manly 1 mi
Second closest tide station Camp Cove 2 mi
Third closest tide station Dee Why 4 mi
Fourth closest tide station Sydney 6 mi
Fifth closest tide station Forestville 6 mi

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Ski Resorts closest to Manly:

Closest ski area Selwyn Snowfields (Australia) 218 mi
Second closest ski area Perisher (Australia) 243 mi
Third closest ski area Charlotte Pass (Australia) 248 mi
Fourth closest ski area Thredbo (Australia) 252 mi
Fifth closest ski area Falls Creek (Australia) 311 mi

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Town and city forecasts close to Manly:

Closest city location Mosman (Australia) 4 mi
Second closest city location Randwick (Australia) 9 mi
Third closest city location Maroubra (Australia) 11 mi
Fourth closest city location Sydney (Australia) 11 mi
Fifth closest city location Sydney International Airport (Australia) 12 mi
  • The closest passenger airport to Manly is Kingsford Smith International Airport (Sydney) Airport (SYD) in Australia, 20 km (12 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Manly is Sydney Bankstown Airport (BWU), also in Australia, 32 km (20 miles) away.
  • Third is Richmond Airport (RCM) in Australia, 53 km (33 miles) away.
  • Camden Airport (CDU) in Australia is 63 km (39 miles) away.
  • Canberra Airport (CBR), also in Australia is the fifth nearest airport to Manly and is 256 km (159 miles) away.
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