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Narrow Neck ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 1.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.8

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Narrow Neck Spot ID

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Narrow Neck

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Narrow Neck photo

Narrow Neck

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Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NE | Wind WNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 19.7 °C

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Tuesday, 21 August 2018, 21:57 Local time
Wave (m) 0.5
Period (s) 14 12 11 13
Wind (km/h) 15
NW 20
WSW 20
WSW 15
Wind State cross-

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Narrow Neck on the Gold Coast is an exposed beach break that has consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the west northwest. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell direction is from the northeast. The beach break favours left handers. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Watch out for rips, man-made danger (buoys etc...) and locals.

Queensland wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Gold Coast Seaway, Australia, 2 km from Narrow Neck.

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Narrow Neck Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Gold Coast, 2 km from Narrow Neck.

light winds from the N

Air temperature
14.4 °C

Current weather near Narrow Neck

Overall Narrow Neck Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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Narrow Neck Location Map

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  • The closest passenger airport to Narrow Neck is Gold Coast Coolangatta Airport (OOL) in Australia, which is 23 km (14 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Narrow Neck is Brisbane International Airport (BNE), also in Australia, 72 km (45 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Maroochydore Sunshine Coast Airport (MCY), also in Australia, 156 km (97 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Narrow Neck, QLD - Gold Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view Narrow Neck sea temperature, Narrow Neck photographs, Narrow Neck detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Narrow Neck webcams, current wind from QLD - Gold Coast live weather stations and Narrow Neck 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 Narrow Neck.