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Tallebudgera ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 3.5
Crowds: 3.0
Accommodation: 3.0

Overall: 3.8

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Tallebudgera Spot ID

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Type: breakwater

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSE | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 19.5 °C

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Wednesday, 15 August 2018, 22:26 Local time
Wave (m) 0.4
Period (s) 14 14 12 12
Wind (km/h) 20
NNW 15
NW 10
WNW 15
Wind State cross-
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Tallebudgera on the Gold Coast is a reasonably exposed beach break that has quite consistent surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the west with some shelter here from south winds. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south southeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It's often crowded here. Hazards include rips, rocks, sharks, locals, rips.

New-South-Wales wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Varsity Lakes, 5 km from Tallebudgera.

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Tallebudgera Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Varsity Lakes, 5 km from Tallebudgera.


Air temperature
16 °C

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Overall Tallebudgera Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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  • The closest passenger airport to Tallebudgera is Gold Coast Coolangatta Airport (OOL) in Australia, which is 9 km (6 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Tallebudgera is Brisbane International Airport (BNE), also in Australia, 86 km (53 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Maroochydore Sunshine Coast Airport (MCY), also in Australia, 170 km (106 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Tallebudgera, QLD - Gold Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view Tallebudgera sea temperature, Tallebudgera photographs, Tallebudgera detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Tallebudgera webcams, current wind from QLD - Gold Coast live weather stations and Tallebudgera 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 Tallebudgera.