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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

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May's Point Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(East Coast of Tasmania, Australia)

May's Point Spot ID

May's Point photo

May's Point

Photo credit: lochie

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: 9.0 °C

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Tuesday, 1 September 2015, 05:48 Local time
Tuesday 01
1AM4AM7AM10AM
Wave (m) 0.7
SW
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-
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
Period (s) 15 - 15 14
Wind (km/h) 15
SW 15
WSW 10
W 10
WSW
Wind State off off cross-
off
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 blow from the southwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the south. No point break here. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Hazards include - 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.

IS AT (local time)

May's Point Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

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

light winds from the SW

km/h
Air temperature
7.5 °C

Current weather near May's Point

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

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

Town and city forecasts close to May's Point:

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