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May's Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.4

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May's Point Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(East Coast of Tasmania, Australia)

May's Point Spot ID

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May's Point

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May's (inner), May's Point photo

May's Point

Photo credit: lachie

Type: point

Reliability: rarely breaks

Best: Swell S | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 11.2 °C

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Monday, 27 June 2016, 10:22 Local time
Monday 27
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Wave (m) 0.9
SW
1.1
S
1.4
SW
1.5
S
Period (s) 20 18 18 18
Wind (km/h) 10
NW 10
NW 15
WNW 15
WNW
Wind State cross-
off
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May's Point in East Coast of Tasmania is a sheltered point break. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds are from the southwest. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south. There is no point break. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded Beware of - Rocks - Localism.

Tasmania wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Clifton Beach, 8 km from May's Point.

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May's Point Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Hobart Airport, 11 km from May's Point.

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Air temperature
7.2 °C

Current weather near May's Point

Overall May's Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in June

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Wave buoys nearest to May's Point:

Tide stations nearest to May's Point:

  • Closest tide station
    Howrah
    6 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Sandy Bay
    9 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Hobart
    10 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Kingston
    11 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Lindisfarne
    11 mi
snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to May's Point:

  • Closest ski area
    Mt Mawson
    51 mi
  • Second closest ski area
    Ben Lomond
    100 mi
  • Third closest ski area
    Mount Baw Baw
    357 mi
  • Fourth closest ski area
    Mt St Gwinear
    357 mi
  • Fifth closest ski area
    Mt Donna Buang
    373 mi
city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to May's Point:

  • Closest city location
    Hobart
    11 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Launceston
    104 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Cranbourne
    354 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Frankston East
    354 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Geelong
    367 mi

Airports

  • The nearest passenger airport to May's Point is Hobart Airport (HBA) in Australia, which is 10 km (6 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to May's Point is Launceston Airport (LST), also in Australia, 155 km (96 miles) away.
May's Point break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for May's Point, TAS - East Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view May's Point sea temperature, May's Point photographs, May's Point detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, May's Point webcams, current wind from TAS - East Coast live weather stations and May's Point 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 May's Point.