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

Overall: 3.5

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Salmon Point Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NNE

Sea Temperature Today is: 22.4 °C

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Tuesday, 23 January 2018, 07:50 Local time
Tuesday 23
Wave (m) 1.1
Period (s) 14 14 14 15
Wind (km/h) 25
SE 20
SSE 30
SSW 45
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Salmon Point in Rottnest Island is an exposed reef break that usually has waves, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Works best in offshore winds from the north northeast. Clean groundswells prevail and the best swell direction is from the southwest. There is a right hand reef break. It very rarely gets crowded here. Beware of sharks and rocks.

Western-Australia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Rottnest Island, Australia, 4 km from Salmon Point.

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Salmon Point Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Rottnest Island Lighthouse, 2 km from Salmon Point.

moderate winds from the SSE

Air temperature
21.9 °C

Current weather near Salmon Point

Overall Salmon Point Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January

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Town and city forecasts close to Salmon Point:

  • Closest city location
    18 mi
  • Second closest city location
    22 mi
  • Third closest city location
    22 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    30 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    36 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Salmon Point is Perth Jandakot Airport (JAD) in Australia, which is 35 km (22 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Salmon Point is Perth International Airport (PER), also in Australia, 43 km (27 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Salmon Point, WA - Rottnest Island. Use the tab navigation above to view Salmon Point sea temperature, Salmon Point photographs, Salmon Point detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Salmon Point webcams, current wind from WA - Rottnest Island live weather stations and Salmon Point 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 Point.