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City Beach Groyne break guidePhoto by: Jase Riseborough

City Beach Groyne Surf Guide

City Beach Groyne on the West Coast is a quite exposed beach/Groyne break that has quite reliable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the east. Clean groundswells prevail and the ideal swell direction is from the west southwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Often Crowded. Watch out for rips and sharks.

City Beach Groyne Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
20.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing City Beach Groyne:

The best conditions reported for surf at City Beach Groyne occur when a West-southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf City Beach Groyne (for consistent clean waves)?

juneBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing City Beach Groyne with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of June. Clean surfable waves are typically found 42% of the time in June while 50% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 8% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
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Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore City Beach Groyne Location Map

Interactive City Beach Groyne 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 City Beach Groyne is Perth Jandakot Airport (JAD) in Australia, which is 21 km (13 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to City Beach Groyne is Perth International Airport (PER), also in Australia, 21 km (13 miles) away.

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City Beach Groyne Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 4 June 2023, 23:07 Local Time
SunMonday 05
Wave (m)
Period (s) 8 9 7 13
Wind (km/h)
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Swell History at City Beach Groyne

Surf stats for City Beach Groyne, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at City Beach Groyne

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

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Wave Buoys Nearest To City Beach Groyne:

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