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Little Austi and Main Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Little Austi and Main Beach Surf Forecast / NSW – Illawarra / Australia

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 10 am Monday 18 Oct 2021 AEDT
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Little Austi and Main Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Little Austi and Main Beach sea temperature is 18.6 °C (Statistics for 18 Oct 1981-2005 - mean: 18.2 max: 19.4 min: 17.0 °C)
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Little Austi and Main Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Little Austi and Main Beach sea temperature is 18.6 °C (Statistics for 18 Oct 1981-2005 - mean: 18.2 max: 19.4 min: 17.0 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for NSW - Illawarra

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-on at Little Austi and Main Beach (light winds from the ENE at Bellambi Automatic Weather Station 9 km from Little Austi and Main Beach).

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Actual: 38 min ago

Moderate
17 km/h
ENE
Cross-On
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How big are the waves at Little Austi and Main Beach today?

The current surf forecast for Little Austi and Main Beach at 3PM is: 0.7m 7s primary swell from a Northeast direction (forecast issued at 10:00am October 18). An open ocean swell of 1.3m 10s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-shore.

Time (AEDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (18 Oct)1.5ft (0.4m)8s
Afternoon (18 Oct)2.5ft (0.7m)7s
Evening (18 Oct)2.5ft (0.7m)5s

Table - waves today at Little Austi and Main Beach. (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
Monday
18
Tuesday
19
Wednesday
20
Thursday
21
Friday
22
Saturday
23
Sunday
24
Monday
25
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0.4
NE
0.4
NE
0.7
NE
1
NE
0.4
NE
0.8
NE
0.8
NE
0.9
NE
0.9
NE
1.6
S
0.6
NE
0.5
NE
0.4
ENE
0.4
NE
0.4
NE
0.2
E
0.2
E
0.3
ENE
0.3
ENE
0.3
ENE
0.4
ENE
0.5
ENE
0.5
ENE
0.4
ENE
2
SSE
1.5
SSE
1.3
SSE
1.1
SSE
1.6
ESE
1.9
ESE
1.8
ESE
1.7
ESE
1.6
ESE
1.1
E
1.1
E
1
E
0.9
E
0.9
E
1
E
0.9
E
0.9
E
1
E
1.4
ENE
1.3
ENE
1.2
ENE
1.6
SSE
1.8
SSE
1.8
SSE
1
ENE
0.9
ENE
1
E
1.3
E
1.3
E
1.3
E
1.2
E
1.1
E
1.1
E
1
E
0.9
E
0.8
E
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5
NW
10
N
20
NE
10
NE
10
N
10
WNW
10
W
10
WSW
25
SSW
25
SSW
25
S
30
SSW
20
SSW
15
SW
20
SW
15
SW
30
SSW
30
SSW
30
S
30
S
30
S
25
SSW
25
SSW
20
SW
15
SSW
10
S
15
SSE
10
SE
5
SSE
5
NW
5
WNW
5
WNW
5
NNW
10
NNE
20
NE
20
NE
10
NNE
10
N
10
NNW
10
NW
10
NNW
15
NNE
15
NE
5
NNW
10
S
30
S
25
S
20
SSW
20
S
25
S
25
SSE
20
SSE
25
S
25
S
20
SSW
20
SSW
20
SSW
20
S
25
SSE
25
S
offcross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
onglassglasscross-
off
offoffcross-
off
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
crossglasscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
7:42AM
1.29
7:45PM
1.38
8:15AM
1.36
8:24PM
1.35
8:47AM
1.42
9:02PM
1.30
9:18AM
1.46
9:39PM
1.24
9:50AM
1.47
10:16PM
1.17
10:22AM
1.46
10:54PM
1.10
10:56AM
1.43
11:35PM
1.03
11:34AM
1.38
1:39PM
0.30
2:02AM
0.17
2:21PM
0.25
2:33AM
0.19
3:00PM
0.21
3:02AM
0.22
3:39PM
0.19
3:31AM
0.27
4:17PM
0.20
4:01AM
0.32
4:57PM
0.22
4:32AM
0.38
5:38PM
0.27
5:04AM
0.45

Note: the tide data above is for Bulli which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Little Austi and Main Beach.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Little Austi and Main Beach blow from the NW

Monday
18
Tuesday
19
Wednesday
20
Thursday
21
Friday
22
Saturday
23
Sunday
24
Monday
25
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