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

Overall: 3.5

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Trapdoors Spot ID

Early Morning at Trappies, Trapdoors photo


Photo credit: Dave

Trappies, Trapdoors photo


Photo credit: Dave

Type: point/Rivermouth

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 18.2 °C

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Monday, 24 September 2018, 17:22 Local time
Wave (m) 2.3
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 20
SSE 20
SE 20
SSE 15
Wind State cross-

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Trapdoors in Port Macquarie is an exposed point/Rivermouth break that has reasonably consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Ideal winds are from the southwest with some shelter here from northeast winds. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southeast. It's sometimes crowded here. Hazards include rips, rocks and sharks.

New-South-Wales wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Coffs Harbour-North Wall, 5 km from Trapdoors.

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Trapdoors Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Emerald Beach wx, 5 km from Trapdoors.

light winds from the SSE

Air temperature
15.0 °C

Current weather near Trapdoors

Overall Trapdoors Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Trapdoors is Coffs Harbour (Coff's Harbour) Airport (CFS) in Australia, which is 13 km (8 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Trapdoors is Gold Coast Coolangatta Airport (OOL), also in Australia, 230 km (143 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Trapdoors, NSW - Port Macquarie. Use the tab navigation above to view Trapdoors sea temperature, Trapdoors photographs, Trapdoors detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Trapdoors webcams, current wind from NSW - Port Macquarie live weather stations and Trapdoors 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 Trapdoors.