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Newcastle -The Harbour ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.3

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Newcastle Harbour Jake Sylvester, Newcastle -The Harbour photo

Newcastle -The Harbour

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Newcastle Harbour Jake Sylvester 6, Newcastle -The Harbour photo

Newcastle -The Harbour

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NEWCASTLE HARBOUR DIRTY DAY, Newcastle -The Harbour photo

Newcastle -The Harbour

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Newcastle Harbour windy and solid in one of the largest low pressure systems in ages, Newcastle -The Harbour photo

Newcastle -The Harbour

Photo credit: DANIEL MAWKES

Type: beach

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell NE | Wind SSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 17.8 °C

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Sunday, 22 July 2018, 11:30 Local time
Sunday 22
Wave (m) 0.2
Period (s) 10 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 5
NE 10
ENE 15
NE 20
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Newcastle -The Harbour in Newcastle is a reasonably exposed beach break that only works once in a while. The best time of year for waves is autumn. The best wind direction is from the south southwest. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the northeast. A right hand reef. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Beware of rips, obstacles, pollution and sharks.

New-South-Wales wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Newcastle, Australia, 2 km from Newcastle -The Harbour.

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Newcastle -The Harbour Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Newcastle, 2 km from Newcastle -The Harbour.

light winds from the NW

Air temperature
7.6 °C

Current weather near Newcastle -The Harbour

Overall Newcastle -The Harbour Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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  • The closest passenger airport to Newcastle -The Harbour is Newcastle Airport (NTL) in Australia, 14 km (9 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Newcastle -The Harbour is Richmond Airport (RCM), also in Australia, 121 km (75 miles) away.
  • Third is Kingsford Smith International Airport (Sydney) Airport (SYD) in Australia, 128 km (80 miles) away.
  • Sydney Bankstown Airport (BWU) in Australia is 135 km (84 miles) away.
  • Camden Airport (CDU), also in Australia is the fifth nearest airport to Newcastle -The Harbour and is 162 km (101 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Newcastle -The Harbour, NSW - Newcastle. Use the tab navigation above to view Newcastle -The Harbour sea temperature, Newcastle -The Harbour photographs, Newcastle -The Harbour detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Newcastle -The Harbour webcams, current wind from NSW - Newcastle live weather stations and Newcastle -The Harbour 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 Newcastle -The Harbour.