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The Wedge ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 3.2

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The Wedge Spot ID

The Wait, The Wedge photo

The Wedge

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Watching, The Wedge photo

The Wedge

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Late winter, The Wedge photo

The Wedge

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Nice Wedge, The Wedge photo

The Wedge

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Type: sandbar

Reliability: inconsistent

Best: Swell S | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.5 °C

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Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 13:52 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.8
SW
1.8
SW
1.8
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1.7
SW
Period (s) 12 11 11 12
Wind (km/h) 15
SSE 20
ESE 15
ENE 15
NE
Wind State cross-
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The Wedge in East Coast of Tasmania is a fairly exposed sandbar break that has inconsistent surf. Works best in offshore winds from the north. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the south. The sandbar break offers both left and right hand waves. When the surf is up, crowds are likely Watch out for rips, rocks, locals and sharks.

Tasmania wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Clifton Beach, 7 km from The Wedge.

IS AT (local time)

The Wedge Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Mortimer Bay Sandford wx, 7 km from The Wedge.

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Air temperature
23.7 °C

Current weather near The Wedge

Overall The Wedge Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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The Wedge Location Map

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Airports

  • The nearest passenger airport to The Wedge is Hobart Airport (HBA) in Australia, which is 22 km (14 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to The Wedge is Launceston Airport (LST), also in Australia, 167 km (104 miles) away.
The Wedge break location map and break info

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