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Woody Head Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(North Coast – New South Wales, Australia)

Woody Head Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell ESE | Wind WSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 19.3 °C

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Wednesday, 19 September 2018, 13:13 Local time
Wednesday 19
Wave (m) 0.6
Period (s) 8 5 6 6
Wind (km/h) 20
NNE 30
NNE 25
N 20
Wind State cross-

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Woody Head in North Coast - New South Wales is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf The best wind direction is from the west southwest with some shelter here from southwest winds. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the optimum swell angle is from the east southeast. There is no reef break. Good surf at all stages of the tide. A remote wave spot that never gets crowded. Hazards include - Rocks.

New-South-Wales wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Iluka, Australia, 6 km from Woody Head.

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Woody Head Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Yamba, 8 km from Woody Head.

light winds from the NNE

Air temperature
23.1 °C

Current weather near Woody Head

Buoy Data:

At Byron Bay Waverider Buoy, 39 miles from Woody Head.

  8AM 9AM 10AM 11AM
Data Age 5 hr 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr
Wave height (m) 1.001
Average period (s) 7.03 4.4 4.5 4.82

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Overall Woody Head Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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