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Leighton Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.4
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 2.7
Wind and Kite Surfing: 4.2
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 3.7

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Leighton Beach break guidePhoto by: Hugo Clegg

Leighton Beach Surf Guide

Leighton Beach in the Perth Area is an exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds blow from the east southeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. It very rarely gets crowded here. Hazards include and rips.

Leighton Beach Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
18.5°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Leighton Beach:

The best conditions reported for surf at Leighton Beach occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East-southeast.

Surf Forecasts:
Western-Australia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Use the tab navigation above to view Leighton Beach sea temperature, Leighton Beach photographs, Leighton Beach detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Leighton Beach webcams, current wind from WA - Perth City live weather stations and Leighton Beach tide predictions. The Australia swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Australia and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Australia wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Leighton Beach

Leighton Beach Surf:

Tuesday, 11 August 2020, 18:13 Local time
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Wave (m) 2.5
Period (s) 14 13 12 12
Wind (km/h) 30
SW 25
SW 25
SW 25
Wind State cross-

Tide Times:

For Mosman Park, 2 km from Leighton Beach.

IS AT (local time)

Leighton Beach Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Fremantle East, 3 km from Leighton Beach.

light winds from the WSW

no report
Air temperature
14.3 °C

Current weather near Leighton Beach

Overall Leighton Beach Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August


Surf stats for Leighton Beach: see the swell variation by month.

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Wind stats for Leighton Beach: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

Leighton Barrel, Leighton Beach photo

Leighton Beach

Photo credit: harryc363

Leighton Beach photo

Leighton Beach

Photo credit: harryc363

Leighton Beach photo

Leighton Beach

Photo credit: Hugo Clegg

Leighton Beach Location Maps

Leighton Beach Location Map

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Use this relief map to navigate to WA - Perth City surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Leighton Beach

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Leighton Beach:

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Wave buoys nearest to Leighton Beach:

Tide stations nearest to Leighton Beach:

  • Closest tide station
    Mosman Park
    1 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    2 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    2 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    2 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    3 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Leighton Beach is Perth Jandakot Airport (JAD) in Australia, which is 16 km (10 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Leighton Beach is Perth International Airport (PER), also in Australia, 23 km (14 miles) away.
Leighton Beach break location map and break info