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Noosa - Johnsons ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 3.5

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Noosa - Johnsons Surf Guide

Johnsons on the North Coast is an exposed point break that has quite reliable surf Offshore winds blow from the south with some shelter here from south winds. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the east northeast. Best around low tide when the tide is rising. Likely to be crowded if working. Watch out for sharks ,rocks and jellyfish.

Noosa - Johnsons Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon pointPointIcon  s43.5
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
24.9°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Noosa - Johnsons:

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

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Noosa - Johnsons (for consistent clean waves)?

aprilBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Noosa - Johnsons 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 48% of the time in April while 29% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 23% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
48%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
29%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
23%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Noosa - Johnsons Location Map

Interactive Noosa - Johnsons 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 Noosa - Johnsons is Maroochydore Sunshine Coast Airport (MCY) in Australia, which is 25 km (16 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Noosa - Johnsons is Brisbane International Airport (BNE), also in Australia, 112 km (70 miles) away.

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Noosa - Johnsons Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 11 April 2021, 14:54 Local Time
Sunday 11
1PM4PM7PM10PM
Wave (m) 0.4
ESE
0.4
ESE
0.4
ESE
0.4
ESE
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 10
ESE 10
ESE 10
SW 20
SSW
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Noosa - Johnsons

Surf stats for Noosa - Johnsons, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Noosa - Johnsons

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

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We hope you find the new 12-day forecasts and additional details useful.

Kudos to everyone who helped us debug this over the past 3 months.

Be sure to click on the Advanced Surf option to see extra details about the sea-state. Look out for crossing swells and short period local wind swells and chop that will often spoil a groundswell even if the wind is perfect. As yet there is no allowance for this in the swell rating. This is something we are working on.