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Chicken Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

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Chicken Reef Surf Forecast / WA – Rottnest Island / Australia

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Sunday 18 Apr 2021 AWST
Forecast update in  hr  min  s Update imminent
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 22.5 °C (Statistics for 18 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 22.1 max: 25.1 min: 20.7 °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 22.5 °C (Statistics for 18 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 22.1 max: 25.1 min: 20.7 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for WA - Rottnest Island

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-on at Chicken Reef (moderate winds from the SE at RottnestIsl(lgt-h) 3 km from Chicken Reef).

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1 h 15 min ago

Moderate
22 km/h
SE
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: 1.1m 12s primary swell from a West-southwest direction and 0.7m 14s secondary swell from a West-southwest direction, 0.9m 4s secondary swell from a South direction (forecast issued at 07:00pm April 18). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore.

Time (AWST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (18 Apr)--
Afternoon (18 Apr)4.5ft (1.3m)13s
Evening (18 Apr)3.5ft (1.1m)12s

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

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
Temp. °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Mon
26
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T western australia.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T western australia.htsgw.metric.84.cc23
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1.2
WSW
1.2
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
SW
1.1
WSW
1.1
WSW
1.1
WSW
1.1
WSW
1.1
WSW
1.1
WSW
1.1
WSW
1.1
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.3
WSW
1.4
SW
1.4
SW
1.4
SW
1.3
SW
1
WSW
1
WSW
1.5
WSW
1.6
WSW
1.8
SW
1.9
WSW
1.8
WSW
1.8
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.7
WSW
1.6
WSW
1.6
WSW
1.5
WSW
1.4
WSW
1.4
WSW
1
SW
1
SW
1
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.9
WSW
1
WSW
0.7
SW
0.8
WSW
0.8
WSW
1.1
WSW
1.1
WSW
0.9
WSW
0.8
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.1
WSW
1.1
WSW
1.2
WSW
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30
SSW
30
SSE
35
SSE
35
SSE
30
SSE
25
SSE
25
SSE
30
S
30
S
35
SSE
25
SSE
20
SE
15
ESE
15
E
5
ESE
20
SSW
30
S
30
SSE
25
SSE
30
SSE
25
SE
25
SE
15
SE
25
SSW
35
S
25
SE
30
ESE
30
ESE
25
ESE
25
E
25
ENE
10
ESE
25
SSE
20
ESE
30
E
30
E
30
E
30
ENE
30
NE
15
ESE
25
ESE
25
E
30
E
30
ENE
30
NE
30
NE
20
NNE
15
NNW
15
WNW
10
NW
15
NNE
15
NNE
20
NNE
25
NNE
20
N
20
WNW
20
SW
10
SSE
5
SSE
5
ESE
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
crossononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offoffcross-
off
crosscross-
off
offoffoffoffcross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross
12:46PM
1.05
1:45PM
1.02
3:28PM
0.96
5:29PM
0.90
9:58AM
0.72
6:57PM
0.85
9:10AM
0.72
8:11PM
0.79
9:03AM
0.75
9:21PM
0.73
1:16AM
0.50
1:30AM
0.49
1:45AM
0.47
2:00AM
0.46
2:15AM
0.46
12:53PM
0.69
2:30AM
0.47
2:06PM
0.59
2:44AM
0.49
3:06PM
0.50

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

Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Mon
26
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