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Fishery Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 5.0
Crowds: 4.5

Overall: 3.5

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Fishery Bay Surf Guide

Fishery Bay in Eyre Peninsula is a reasonably exposed beach break that only works once in a while with no particular seasonal pattern. Works best in offshore winds from the northwest and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south. There is no beach break and in addition there are both left and right reef breaks. Good surf at all stages of the tide. An uncrowded break, even when it is working.

Fishery Bay Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
18.1°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Fishery Bay:

The best conditions reported for surf at Fishery Bay occur when a South swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Fishery Bay (for consistent clean waves)?

augustBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Fishery Bay with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of August. Clean surfable waves are typically found 29% of the time in August while 31% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 40% 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 Fishery Bay Location Map

Interactive Fishery Bay 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 Fishery Bay is Adelaide International Airport (ADL) in Australia, which is 260 km (161 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Fishery Bay is Woomera Airport (UMR), also in Australia, 432 km (268 miles) away.

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Fishery Bay Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 12 May 2021, 11:13 Local Time
Wednesday 12
Wave (m) 1.5
Period (s) 13 12 12 11
Wind (km/h) 10
NNW 20
WNW 20
NW 25
Wind State off cross-
off off

Swell History at Fishery Bay

Surf stats for Fishery Bay, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Fishery Bay

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

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