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Flat Rock ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.3

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Flat Rock Surf Forecast / NSW – Newcastle / Australia

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 9 am Saturday 08 May 2021 AEST
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Flat Rock surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Flat Rock sea temperature is 21.0 °C (Statistics for 08 May 1981-2005 - mean: 21.7 max: 23.5 min: 20.7 °C)
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Flat Rock surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Flat Rock sea temperature is 21.0 °C (Statistics for 08 May 1981-2005 - mean: 21.7 max: 23.5 min: 20.7 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for NSW - Newcastle

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still offshore at Flat Rock (light winds from the NW at Newcastle 3 km from Flat Rock).

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1 h 20 min ago

Moderate
19 km/h
NW
Offshore
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How big are the waves at Flat Rock today?

The current surf forecast for Flat Rock at 12PM is: 2.1m 11s primary swell from a East-southeast direction (forecast issued at 09:00am May 08). An open ocean swell of 0.1m 16s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be offshore and the swell rating is 4.

Time (AEST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (08 May)7ft (2.2m)11s
Afternoon (08 May)4.5ft (1.4m)11s
Evening (08 May)5.5ft (1.7m)10s

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

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Rating
(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
Saturday
08
Sunday
09
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM
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2.2
ESE
2.1
ESE
1.9
ESE
1.4
E
1.3
E
1.7
ESE
1.6
ESE
1.1
E
1.1
E
1.4
ESE
1.2
ESE
1
E
1.2
ESE
1
E
1.1
E
1.1
E
1.1
E
1
E
1
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.9
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.7
E
0.7
E
0.7
E
0.7
E
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.6
E
0.8
ENE
0.8
ENE
1.9
SE
1.9
SE
1.7
SE
1.6
SE
1.5
SE
1.5
SE
1.3
SE
1.3
SE
1.3
SE
1.2
SE
1.1
SE
1
E
1
E
1
E
0.8
E
1
E
0.9
E
0.9
E
0.9
E
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10
NW
15
WNW
5
W
5
NNE
5
N
5
NNW
5
WNW
5
W
5
W
5
WSW
10
SSW
5
SSE
5
NNE
5
NNW
10
NW
10
NW
10
NW
15
NW
15
NW
20
NW
15
NW
10
W
10
WSW
15
SSW
20
SSW
20
SSE
25
S
25
SSE
25
SSE
25
SSE
20
SSE
20
SE
20
ESE
20
ESE
20
ESE
15
E
15
E
15
ENE
15
NE
10
NNE
10
NNE
15
NNE
15
NE
20
NE
20
NNE
15
NNE
10
N
10
NNW
10
NW
5
NW
0
SE
5
ESE
5
ENE
5
NW
10
WSW
30
SW
45
SSW
35
SSE
35
SSE
30
SSE
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off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
glassglasscrossglassglasscross-
off
cross-
off
offoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
offoffcross-
off
crosscrosscross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
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off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
5:54AM
1.45
6:33PM
1.52
6:35AM
1.43
7:06PM
1.60
7:14AM
1.41
7:39PM
1.66
7:52AM
1.39
8:13PM
1.71
8:31AM
1.36
8:47PM
1.73
9:12AM
1.32
9:23PM
1.73
9:55AM
1.28
10:00PM
1.71
10:40AM
1.23
12:10PM
0.42
12:39AM
0.53
12:42PM
0.40
1:20AM
0.47
1:13PM
0.39
2:00AM
0.42
1:45PM
0.40
2:39AM
0.39
2:18PM
0.42
3:20AM
0.39
2:53PM
0.47
4:02AM
0.40
3:28PM
0.53
4:46AM
0.42

Note: the tide data above is for Newcastle, Australia which is 1 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Flat Rock.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Flat Rock blow from the WNW

Saturday
08
Sunday
09
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
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light rain
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clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
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cloudy
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cloudy
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light rain
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rain showers
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