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Castaways Beach Surf Guide

Castaways Beach in Sunshine Coast is a fairly exposed beach break that has very consistent waves Offshore winds are from the west northwest and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southeast. Waves at the beach break both left and right. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded.

Castaways Beach Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeachIcon  s0
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
very consistent
26.0°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Castaways Beach:

The best conditions reported for surf at Castaways Beach occur when a Southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West-northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

juneBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Castaways Beach 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 9% of the time in June while 51% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 40% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
9%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
51%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
40%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Castaways Beach Location Map

Interactive Castaways Beach surf break location map. View information about nearby surf breaks, their wave consistency and rating compared to other spots in the region. Current swell conditions from local buoys are shown along with live wind speed and direction from nearby weather stations. Click icons on the map for more detail.

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Castaways Beach Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 20 January 2021, 16:44 Local Time
Wednesday 20
1PM4PM7PM10PM
Wave (m) 2.0
SE
2.1
SE
2.2
SE
2.1
SE
Period (s) 6 7 7 7
Wind (km/h) 30
SE 30
SE 25
SE 25
SE
Wind State cross-
on
on cross-
on
on

Swell History at Castaways Beach

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

Wind History at Castaways Beach

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

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