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The Box ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 4.0

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The Box Spot ID

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The Box

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 20.1 °C

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Wednesday, 13 December 2017, 09:48 Local time
Wednesday 13
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Wave (m) 2.5
SW
3.0
SW
3.0
SW
3.0
SW
Period (s) 13 13 13 13
Wind (km/h) 20
S 20
SSW 25
SSW 20
S
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The Box in the Margarets River Area is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the east. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. A right hand reef break. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Watch out for rocks.

Western-Australia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Margaret River Bommie, 2 km from The Box.

IS AT (local time)

The Box Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Margaret River wx, 10 km from The Box.

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Air temperature
18.8 °C

Current weather near The Box

Overall The Box Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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Town and city forecasts close to The Box:

  • Closest city location
    57 mi
  • Second closest city location
    109 mi
  • Third closest city location
    124 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    127 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    139 mi

Airports

  • The nearest passenger airport to The Box is Perth Jandakot Airport (JAD) in Australia, which is 224 km (139 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to The Box is Perth International Airport (PER), also in Australia, 243 km (151 miles) away.
The Box break location map and break info

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