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Manly-South Steyne ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Manly-South Steyne Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Sydney North Coast, Australia)

Manly-South Steyne Spot ID

Manly Beach Surf School, Manly-South Steyne photo

Manly-South Steyne

Photo credit: Milton Bell

Type: reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell S | Wind WSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 18.2 °C

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Friday, 20 July 2018, 23:01 Local time
Saturday 21
Wave (m) 2.1
Period (s) 6 7 8 10
Wind (km/h) 30
WSW 25
WSW 25
WSW 25
Wind State off off off off

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Manly-South Steyne in Sydney North is a sheltered reef break that does not work very often. Summer in particular tends to be flat. Works best in offshore winds from the west southwest with some shelter here from south winds. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south. A right hand reef break. It's sometimes crowded here. Hazards include rips and rocks.

New-South-Wales wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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For Manly, 1 km from Manly-South Steyne.

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Manly-South Steyne Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At South Head Watsons Bay wx, 4 km from Manly-South Steyne.


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Overall Manly-South Steyne Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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  • The closest passenger airport to Manly-South Steyne is Kingsford Smith International Airport (Sydney) Airport (SYD) in Australia, 20 km (12 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Manly-South Steyne 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.
  • Newcastle Airport (NTL), also in Australia is the fifth nearest airport to Manly-South Steyne and is 122 km (76 miles) away.
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