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13th Beach-The Beacon ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.8
Consistency of Surf: 3.6
Difficulty Level: 3.4
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.5
Crowds: 2.8

Overall: 3.5

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13th Beach-The Beacon Spot ID

Another hot day at Barwon Heads, 13th Beach-The Beacon photo

13th Beach-The Beacon

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Motion in the Ocean, 13th Beach-The Beacon photo

13th Beach-The Beacon

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Beacon going off, 13th Beach-The Beacon photo

13th Beach-The Beacon

Photo credit: Neil Hogan

Type: sandbar

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind NNE

Sea Temperature Today is: 17.4 °C

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Friday, 14 December 2018, 02:45 Local time
Friday 14
Wave (m) 0.9
Period (s) 12 7 8 8
Wind (km/h) 20
SSE 20
ESE 10
ENE 15
Wind State cross-
cross cross-

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13th Beach-The Beacon in Qeenscliff is an exposed beach break that has dependable surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the north northeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the south southwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Best around mid tide. Often Crowded. Beware of rips and rocks.

Victoria wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Bancoora, 7 km from 13th Beach-The Beacon.

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13th Beach-The Beacon Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Geelong, 14 km from 13th Beach-The Beacon.


Air temperature
18 °C

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Overall 13th Beach-The Beacon Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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  • The closest passenger airport to 13th Beach-The Beacon is Avalon Airport (AVV) in Australia, 28 km (17 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to 13th Beach-The Beacon is Melbourne Moorabbin Airport (MBW), also in Australia, 65 km (40 miles) away.
  • Third is Melbourne Essendon Airport (MEB) in Australia, 73 km (45 miles) away.
  • Melbourne International Airport (MEL) in Australia is 76 km (47 miles) away.
  • Albury Airport (ABX), also in Australia is the fifth nearest airport to 13th Beach-The Beacon and is 331 km (206 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for 13th Beach-The Beacon, VIC - Torquay. Use the tab navigation above to view 13th Beach-The Beacon sea temperature, 13th Beach-The Beacon photographs, 13th Beach-The Beacon detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, 13th Beach-The Beacon webcams, current wind from VIC - Torquay live weather stations and 13th Beach-The Beacon 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 13th Beach-The Beacon.