uk es it fr pt nl
Christies Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.8

See all 18 ratings

Based on 1 vote. Vote

Surf Report Feed

Christies Reef Surf Guide

Christies Reef in Adelaide is a reasonably exposed reef break that has unreliable waves with no particular seasonal pattern. The best wind direction is from the east. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south southwest. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Best around low tide. Often Crowded. Take care of rips, sharks and sharks.

Christies Reef Spot Info

Icon  reefReefIcon  s32.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp:

Surfing Christies Reef:

The best conditions reported for surf at Christies Reef occur when a South-southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East.

Surf Forecasts:

South-Australia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view Christies Reef sea temperature, Christies Reef photographs, Christies Reef detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Christies Reef webcams, current wind from SA - Adelaide live weather stations and Christies Reef tide predictions. The Australia swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Australia and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Australia wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Christies Reef

Christies Reef Surf:

Saturday, 11 July 2020, 20:26 Local time
Wave (m) 0.2
Period (s) 11 11 11 11
Wind (km/h) 15
S 10
SSW 20
Wind State cross cross cross cross

Tide Times:

For Port Noarlunga, Australia, 5 km from Christies Reef.

IS AT (local time)

Christies Reef Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Noarlunga, 4 km from Christies Reef.

light winds from the NNE

Air temperature
9.4 °C

Current weather near Christies Reef

Overall Christies Reef Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in July


Surf stats for Christies Reef: see the swell variation by month.

Christies reef.wind.statistics.julySsw.animatedSsw.label.animated

Wind stats for Christies Reef: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

Surf default break image

Christies Reef Location Maps

Christies Reef Location Map

Contours: Roads & Rivers: Select a surf spot from the menu
Surf spots located close to Christies ReefShoreline around Christies ReefRoads and rivers around Christies Reef

Use this relief map to navigate to SA - Adelaide surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Christies Reef

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Christies Reef:

 (click location name for more details)

Wave buoys nearest to Christies Reef:

Tide stations nearest to Christies Reef:

  • Closest tide station
    Port Noarlunga
    3 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Happy Valley
    6 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    7 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    10 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Adelaide Inner Harbour
    20 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Christies Reef is Adelaide International Airport (ADL) in Australia, which is 20 km (12 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Christies Reef is Woomera Airport (UMR), also in Australia, 468 km (291 miles) away.
Christies Reef break location map and break info