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Chinamans ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.8

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Chinamans Surf Forecast / SA – Yorke Peninsula / Australia

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 2 pm Tuesday 11 May 2021 ACST
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Chinamans surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Chinamans sea temperature is 18.0 °C (Statistics for 11 May 1981-2005 - mean: 17.2 max: 17.9 min: 16.4 °C)
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Chinamans surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Chinamans sea temperature is 18.0 °C (Statistics for 11 May 1981-2005 - mean: 17.2 max: 17.9 min: 16.4 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for SA - Yorke Peninsula

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-on at Chinamans (moderate winds from the ESE at Stenhouse Bay 5 km from Chinamans).

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Actual: 46 min ago

Moderate
24 km/h
ESE
Cross-On
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How big are the waves at Chinamans today?

The current surf forecast for Chinamans at 8PM is: 1.5m 13s primary swell from a Southwest direction and 0.5m 4s secondary swell from a Southeast direction (forecast issued at 02:30pm May 11). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore.

Time (ACST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (11 May)--
Afternoon (11 May)5.5ft (1.7m)13s
Evening (11 May)5ft (1.5m)13s

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

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(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
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
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T south australia.htsgw.metric.42.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.48.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.60.cc23
T south australia.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.72.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.84.cc23
T south australia.htsgw.metric.90.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.96.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.108.cc23
T south australia.htsgw.metric.114.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.120.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.132.cc23
T south australia.htsgw.metric.138.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.144.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.156.cc23
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SW
1.7
SW
1.6
SW
1.5
SW
1.5
SW
1.4
SW
1.3
SW
1.3
SW
1.2
SW
1.2
SW
1.1
SW
1
SW
0.9
SW
0.8
SW
0.5
SW
1.9
SW
2.1
SW
2.1
SW
2.3
SW
2.2
SW
2.3
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
3
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.3
SW
2.2
SW
2.1
SW
2
SW
1.9
SW
1.8
SW
1.7
SW
1.7
SW
1.6
SW
1.6
SW
1.5
SW
1
SW
1.1
SW
1.8
SW
1.6
SW
1.9
SW
2.1
SW
2.1
SW
2.3
SW
2.3
SW
2.2
SW
2.2
SW
2.1
SW
2
SW
1.9
SW
1.7
SW
1.5
SW
1.4
SW
1.3
SW
1.1
SW
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20
SSE
25
SE
20
SE
20
SE
20
ESE
10
ESE
10
ESE
10
NE
10
NNW
15
NW
10
NW
15
NW
25
NW
30
WNW
30
W
35
SSW
35
SW
35
SW
30
SSW
25
SW
25
SW
30
WSW
30
SW
25
SW
25
SW
30
SW
30
SW
35
SW
35
SW
35
SSW
35
S
30
SSE
25
S
20
S
20
S
20
S
15
SSW
15
SSW
15
SSW
15
SW
20
SW
20
SW
15
SW
15
SW
10
WSW
15
SSW
15
SSE
10
SSE
5
SSW
15
SW
15
SSW
15
SSE
10
SSE
10
SE
10
E
10
ENE
0
NNE
5
SSE
5
E
10
E
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on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
off
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off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
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on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
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on
crosscross-
on
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on
crosscross-
on
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on
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on
cross-
on
2:01PM
0.98
2:13AM
0.58
2:20PM
1.04
2:32AM
0.56
2:40PM
1.07
2:49AM
0.53
3:03PM
1.08
3:05AM
0.50
3:26PM
1.07
3:18AM
0.46
3:51PM
1.05
3:27AM
0.44
4:17PM
1.00
3:29AM
0.41
4:46PM
0.94
8:46PM
0.16
7:33AM
0.18
9:11PM
0.15
7:47AM
0.17
9:37PM
0.16
8:02AM
0.16
10:04PM
0.18
8:17AM
0.16
10:33PM
0.22
8:31AM
0.16
11:06PM
0.28
8:43AM
0.17
11:46PM
0.33
8:54AM
0.20

Note: the tide data above is for Stenhouse Bay, Australia which is 6 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Chinamans.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Chinamans blow from the NNW

Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
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