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Chapmans Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.8

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Chapmans Point Surf Guide

Chapmans Point in Far South Australia is a quite exposed point break that has reliable surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the north. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. It's sometimes crowded here. Beware of urchins, rips, rocks and sharks.

Chapmans Point Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon pointPointIcon  s43.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
20.1°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Chapmans Point:

The best conditions reported for surf at Chapmans Point occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the North.

Surf Forecasts:

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

julyBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Chapmans Point with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of July. Clean surfable waves are typically found 35% of the time in July while 49% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 16% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
35%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
49%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
16%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Chapmans Point Location Map

Interactive Chapmans Point 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. The nearest passenger airport to Chapmans Point is Kalgoorlie Boulder Airport (KGI) in Australia, which is 346 km (215 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Chapmans Point is Perth International Airport (PER), also in Australia, 591 km (367 miles) away.

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Chapmans Point Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 14 April 2021, 16:18 Local Time
Wednesday 14Thu
5PM8PM11PM2AM
Wave (m) 3.0
SSW
3.0
SSW
3.0
SSW
2.5
SSW
Period (s) 14 13 13 12
Wind (km/h) 10
SW 15
WSW 15
SW 20
SW
Wind State cross-
on
cross cross-
on
cross-
on

Swell History at Chapmans Point

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

Wind History at Chapmans Point

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

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