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Salmon Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 4.0

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Salmon Bay Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NNE

Sea Temperature Today is: 15.3 °C

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Tuesday, 25 September 2018, 23:06 Local time
TueWednesday 26
Wave (m) 0.6
Period (s) 15 14 9 14
Wind (km/h) 10
SW 10
W 10
WNW 10
Wind State cross-
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Salmon Bay in Far South Australia is a quite exposed reef break that has reliable surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the north northeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. There is a right hand reef break. Best around mid tide. Rarely crowded here. Hazards include rips, rocks and sharks.

Western-Australia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Esperance, Australia, 5 km from Salmon Bay.

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Salmon Bay Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Esperance, 9 km from Salmon Bay.

light winds from the WNW

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Air temperature
8.9 °C

Current weather near Salmon Bay

Overall Salmon Bay Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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Town and city forecasts close to Salmon Bay:

  • Closest city location
    218 mi
  • Second closest city location
    239 mi
  • Third closest city location
    359 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    360 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    367 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Salmon Bay is Kalgoorlie Boulder Airport (KGI) in Australia, which is 347 km (216 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Salmon Bay is Perth International Airport (PER), also in Australia, 591 km (367 miles) away.
Salmon Bay break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Salmon Bay, WA - Far South. Use the tab navigation above to view Salmon Bay sea temperature, Salmon Bay photographs, Salmon Bay detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Salmon Bay webcams, current wind from WA - Far South live weather stations and Salmon Bay 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 Salmon Bay.