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Trial Harbour ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 4.5

Overall: 2.9

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West Coast, Trial Harbour photo

Trial Harbour

Photo credit: Eric Martin

Trial Harbour , 4-5ft may 2012 photo

Trial Harbour

Photo credit: dave Taylor

Little right hander inside Trial reef, Trial Harbour photo

Trial Harbour

Photo credit: dave Taylor

Type: point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 12.9 °C

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Wednesday, 19 September 2018, 21:43 Local time
Wave (m) 4.0
Period (s) 16 15 15 15
Wind (km/h) 10
WSW 10
WNW 10
NW 10
Wind State on on cross-

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Trial Harbour on the West Coast is an exposed point break that has fairly consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the east. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest.There is a left hand point break here. Best around high tide. Rarely crowded here. Take care of rips and rocks.

Tasmania wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Trial Harbour Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Strahan Arpt Aws, 26 km from Trial Harbour.

light winds from the W

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Air temperature
7.5 °C

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Overall Trial Harbour Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Trial Harbour is Launceston Airport (LST) in Australia, which is 175 km (109 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Trial Harbour is Hobart Airport (HBA), also in Australia, 217 km (135 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Trial Harbour, TAS - West Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view Trial Harbour sea temperature, Trial Harbour photographs, Trial Harbour detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Trial Harbour webcams, current wind from TAS - West Coast live weather stations and Trial Harbour 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 Trial Harbour.