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Evans Head-South Wall Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(North Coast – New South Wales, Australia)

Evans Head-South Wall Surf Guide

Evans Head-South Wall on the North Coast is an exposed beach break that does not work very often. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the southwest with some shelter here from south winds. Windswells are much more typical than groudswells and the best wave direction is from the east northeast. Waves at the beach tend to peel to the left. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Watch out for sharks.

Evans Head-South Wall Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
19.9°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Evans Head-South Wall:

The best conditions reported for surf at Evans Head-South Wall occur when a East-northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Southwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Evans Head-South Wall (for consistent clean waves)?

aprilBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Evans Head-South Wall with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of April. Clean surfable waves are typically found 29% of the time in April while 33% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 38% 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).
too small
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Evans Head-South Wall Location Map

Interactive Evans Head-South Wall 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 closest passenger airport to Evans Head-South Wall is Gold Coast Coolangatta Airport (OOL) in Australia, which is 106 km (66 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Evans Head-South Wall is Coffs Harbour (Coff's Harbour) Airport (CFS), also in Australia, 138 km (86 miles) away.

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Evans Head-South Wall Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 10 August 2022, 21:09 Local Time
Wave (m)
Period (s) 11 11 11 12
Wind (km/h)
Wind State cross-

Swell History at Evans Head-South Wall

Surf stats for Evans Head-South Wall, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Evans Head-South Wall

Wind stats for Evans Head-South Wall, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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