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Nobby's Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.7
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 2.7

Overall: 2.7

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Nobby's Beach

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Nobby's Beach photo

Nobby's Beach

Photo credit: Fun Travel TV

Nobby's Beach photo

Nobby's Beach

Photo credit: Fun Travel tV

Nobby's Beach photo

Nobby's Beach

Photo credit: Fun Travel tV

Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell E | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 20.2 °C

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Sunday, 22 July 2018, 01:10 Local time
Sunday 22
Wave (m) 0.3
Period (s) 10 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 10
SSW 15
SSW 15
S 15
Wind State cross-
cross cross-

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Nobby's Beach on the Gold Coast is an exposed beach break that has quite reliable surf Offshore winds are from the west. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the best swell direction is from the east. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Rarely crowded here. Take care of rips, obstacles, locals and sharks.

Queensland wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Varsity Lakes, 5 km from Nobby's Beach.

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Nobby's Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Burleigh Waters wx, 3 km from Nobby's Beach.


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Overall Nobby's Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July

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  • The closest passenger airport to Nobby's Beach is Gold Coast Coolangatta Airport (OOL) in Australia, which is 14 km (9 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Nobby's Beach is Brisbane International Airport (BNE), also in Australia, 81 km (50 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Maroochydore Sunshine Coast Airport (MCY), also in Australia, 165 km (102 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Nobby's Beach, QLD - Gold Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view Nobby's Beach sea temperature, Nobby's Beach photographs, Nobby's Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Nobby's Beach webcams, current wind from QLD - Gold Coast live weather stations and Nobby's Beach 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 Nobby's Beach.