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Morning Blanket, Mooloolaba photo


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Morning Perfection., Mooloolaba photo


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Type: beach and reef

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell NE | Wind SSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 24.4 °C

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Tuesday, 11 December 2018, 23:38 Local time
Wednesday 12
Wave (m) 1.4
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 10
ESE 10
ESE 10
Wind State cross cross cross cross

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Mooloolaba in Sunshine Coast is a fairly exposed beach and reef break that has unreliable waves The best wind direction is from the south southwest. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the northeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves and there is also a left hand reef break. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It's often crowded here. Beware of rocks and rips.

Queensland wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Mooloolaba, Australia, 1 km from Mooloolaba.

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Mooloolaba Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At MaroochydoreAws, 9 km from Mooloolaba.

light winds from the ESE

Clear skies
Air temperature
23.7 °C

Current weather near Mooloolaba

Buoy Data:

At Mooloolaba Buoy, 9 miles from Mooloolaba.

  6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 1.232
Dominant period (s) 5.333 5.263 5.479 5.263

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Overall Mooloolaba Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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  • The closest passenger airport to Mooloolaba is Maroochydore Sunshine Coast Airport (MCY) in Australia, which is 9 km (6 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Mooloolaba is Brisbane International Airport (BNE), also in Australia, 78 km (48 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Gold Coast Coolangatta Airport (OOL), also in Australia, 169 km (105 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Mooloolaba, QLD - Sunshine Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view Mooloolaba sea temperature, Mooloolaba photographs, Mooloolaba detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Mooloolaba webcams, current wind from QLD - Sunshine Coast live weather stations and Mooloolaba 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 Mooloolaba.