uk es it fr pt nl
Alkimos ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 4.5
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 2.7

See all 18 ratings

Based on 2 votes. Vote


Surf Report Feed

Alkimos Surf Guide

Alkimos in the Perth Area is an exposed reef break that is usually a safe bet and works all around the year. Works best in offshore winds from the east northeast. Clean groundswells prevail and the best swell direction is from the southwest. The reef provides both left and right breaks. Rarely crowded here. Hazards include rocks, locals and sharks.

Alkimos Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s32.7
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
very consistent
20.7°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Alkimos:

The best conditions reported for surf at Alkimos occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East-northeast.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Alkimos (for consistent clean waves)?

juneBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Alkimos with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of June. Clean surfable waves are typically found 53% of the time in June while 46% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 1% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
53%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
46%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
1%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).
Alkimos Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Saturday, 28 November 2020, 15:53 Local Time
Saturday 28Sun
5PM8PM11PM2AM
Wave (m) 1.6
WSW
1.0
WSW
1.0
WSW
1.6
SW
Period (s) 14 14 14 13
Wind (km/h) 30
SSW 30
S 25
SSE 15
SE
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross cross-
off

Swell History at Alkimos

Surf stats for Alkimos, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Alkimos

Wind stats for Alkimos, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

Discover surf breaks near Alkimos. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s32.8
    Reliability: consistent
    6km away
    • Icon point  redPoint
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: very consistent
    14km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    18km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: very consistent
    19km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s32.8
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    20km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Alkimos: