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Chicken Reef Surf Forecast / WA – Rottnest Island / Australia

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Thursday 11 Aug 2022 AWST
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Chicken Reef surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Chicken Reef sea temperature is 19.0 °C (Statistics for 11 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 18.9 max: 20.4 min: 17.1 °C)
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Chicken Reef surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Chicken Reef sea temperature is 19.0 °C (Statistics for 11 Aug 1981-2005 - mean: 18.9 max: 20.4 min: 17.1 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for WA - Rottnest Island

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-on at Chicken Reef (light winds from the SSE at Rottnest Island Lighthouse 2 km from Chicken Reef).

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Light
13 km/h
SSE
Cross-On
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How big are the waves at Chicken Reef today?

The current surf forecast for Chicken Reef at 10PM is: 1.0m 11s primary swell from a West-southwest direction and 0.1m 12s secondary swell from a West direction (forecast issued at 07:00pm August 11). An open ocean swell of 0.2m 2s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 3.

Time (AWST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (11 Aug)--
Afternoon (11 Aug)3.5ft (1.1m)11s
Evening (11 Aug)3.5ft (1.0m)11s

Table - waves today at Chicken Reef. (Swell directed towards the surf break)

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Thursday
11
Friday
12
Saturday
13
Sunday
14
Monday
15
Tuesday
16
Wednesday
17
Thursday
18
Fri
19
5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM
Rating
(10 max)
312110223110000000045556555553351453300003332510000003354332
Swell
Height Map
T western australia.htsgw.metric.3.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.12.cc23
T western australia.htsgw.metric.18.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.21.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.27.cc23
T western australia.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.45.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.51.cc23
T western australia.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.69.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.75.cc23
T western australia.htsgw.metric.90.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.93.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.99.cc23
T western australia.htsgw.metric.114.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.117.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.123.cc23
T western australia.htsgw.metric.138.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.141.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.147.cc23
T western australia.htsgw.metric.162.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.165.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.171.cc23
T western australia.htsgw.metric.186.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.189.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.195.cc23
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
1
WSW
1
WSW
1
WSW
1
WSW
1
WSW
1
WSW
1
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.8
WSW
0.7
WSW
0.6
WSW
0.6
WSW
3
WNW
3.5
W
3.5
W
3
W
1.8
WSW
1.9
WSW
2.2
WSW
2.2
WSW
2.5
W
2.5
W
2.4
W
2.3
W
2.2
W
2.1
W
2
W
1.8
W
1.8
WNW
1.1
WSW
1.7
W
1.8
W
2.1
WNW
2.5
WNW
3
WNW
3.5
W
3
W
1.4
SW
2.4
W
2.3
W
2.1
W
2.1
WSW
2.1
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.6
W
1.5
W
1.3
W
1.7
WSW
2.4
WSW
2.4
WSW
2.2
WSW
1.9
WSW
2.1
WSW
2
WSW
1.9
WSW
1.8
WSW
1.7
WSW
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Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)251251265280275265384286277222201229180149143114729003132228916561752228122243227294825132218198417441454113811624319561070122018051941241918621201111594486197210654223843162177111381131611218221627142612451117943
Wind
(km/h)
10
SSW
15
ESE
20
ENE
25
ENE
30
NE
35
NE
35
NE
35
NNE
30
NE
30
NE
40
NE
45
NE
45
NNE
50
NNE
50
N
55
WNW
45
W
30
WSW
20
WSW
15
WSW
10
WSW
15
NNE
20
NNE
10
N
5
NNE
15
NE
20
NE
25
N
25
N
35
NNW
30
NNW
25
N
30
NNW
25
N
30
N
35
NNW
35
N
30
SW
45
SW
25
SW
20
SW
15
WSW
15
WSW
15
W
15
WSW
10
WSW
20
SSW
25
SSW
30
SSW
30
SSW
35
S
30
SSE
25
SE
20
SE
5
ESE
10
SW
15
SSW
15
SSW
20
SSW
15
SW
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
oncrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
offoffoffoffoffcrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
offoffoffoffcross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
offoffcross-
off
cross-
off
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
onononononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
onononon
High Tide
/ height (m)
9:36AM
1.04
10:19AM
0.92
12:59AM
0.48
10:54AM
0.77
12:41AM
0.46
11:18AM
0.63
12:29AM
0.47
11:18AM
0.51
12:34AM
0.52
10:28AM
0.44
1:03AM
0.58
1:49AM
0.66
Low Tide
/ height (m)
5:53PM
0.33
6:28PM
0.33
6:55PM
0.34
3:05AM
0.47
7:05PM
0.35
4:07AM
0.42
6:36PM
0.37
5:05AM
0.40
5:31PM
0.36
6:16AM
0.42
4:52PM
0.33
4:31PM
0.30

Note: the tide data above is for Rottnest Island, Australia which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Chicken Reef.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Chicken Reef blow from the NNE

Thursday
11
Friday
12
Saturday
13
Sunday
14
Monday
15
Tuesday
16
Wednesday
17
Thursday
18
Fri
19
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Rain (mm)
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Temp. °C151614141312141819181716161615161616161616151516171717161617181919191817171615161616161614141515151514131213131415151615
Feels °C (?)131399657111312865456791112131111131514131111111315141514121212710111212121012109887668101112121212
Sunrise-----6:56-------6:56-------6:54-------6:54-------6:52-------6:52-------6:50------
Sunset5:46-------5:47-------5:49-------5:49-------5:50-------5:51-------5:51-------5:52---

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