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Margaret River - South Side Surf Forecast / WA – Margaret River / Australia

12 Day Weather and Surf, issued 7 pm Saturday 04 Dec 2021 AWST
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Margaret River - South Side surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Margaret River - South Side sea temperature is 19.2 °C (Statistics for 04 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 18.8 max: 20.0 min: 17.8 °C)
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Margaret River - South Side surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Margaret River - South Side sea temperature is 19.2 °C (Statistics for 04 Dec 1981-2005 - mean: 18.8 max: 20.0 min: 17.8 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at Margaret River - South Side (fresh winds from the SE at Cape Leeuwin 46 km from Margaret River - South Side).

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46 km away, 1 h 4 min ago

Moderate
31 km/h
SE
18.0
19.2
Air / Water (°C)
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for Margaret River - South Side this week:

The surf forecast for Margaret River - South Side over the next 12 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Saturday (Dec 04) at 11PM. The primary swell is predicted to be 1.6m and 12s period. The wind is predicted to be cross-offshore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at Margaret River - South Side in the next 12 days are 2.1m 17s and forecast to arrive on Saturday (Dec 11) at 8PM. Winds are predicted to be cross-shore at the time the swell arrives. The largest open ocean swell (not directed at the beach) is 2.5m 7s period and expected on Monday (Dec 06) at 5PM.

Wave TypeTime (AWST) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+)11PM (Sat 4th Dec)5ft (1.6m) 12s
Best Surf 2AM (Tue 7th Dec)7.5ft (2.3m) 13s
Most Powerful 8PM (Sat 11th Dec)7ft (2.1m) 17s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for Margaret River - South Side over the next 12 days.

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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)
High °C
Low °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Sunday
05
Monday
06
Tuesday
07
Wednesday
08
Thursday
09
Friday
10
Saturday
11
Sunday
12
Monday
13
Tuesday
14
Wednesday
15
Thu
16
NightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPM
411122555441523003402443543000330330
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T western australia.htsgw.metric.30.cc23
T western australia.htsgw.metric.54.cc23
T western australia.htsgw.metric.78.cc23
T western australia.htsgw.metric.102.cc23
T western australia.htsgw.metric.126.cc23
T western australia.htsgw.metric.150.cc23
T western australia.htsgw.metric.174.cc23
T western australia.htsgw.metric.198.cc23
T western australia.htsgw.metric.222.cc23
T western australia.htsgw.metric.246.cc23
T western australia.htsgw.metric.270.cc23
T western australia.htsgw.metric.294.cc23
1.6
SW
1.5
SW
1.4
SW
1.3
SW
1.4
SW
1.8
SW
2.3
SW
2.4
SW
2.2
SW
1.9
SW
1.7
SW
1.6
SW
1.9
SW
1.8
SW
1.7
SW
1.7
SW
1.9
WSW
2
WSW
2.2
WSW
2
WSW
1.8
SW
2.1
SW
2.2
SW
2.2
SW
2.2
SW
2.1
SW
1.8
SW
2.5
SSW
1.8
SW
2.5
SW
2.5
SW
2.3
SW
2.2
SW
2
SW
2
SW
121111101014131414131312161514141313141414161615141313813121213131414-
6335344663914001251189022611770126689771817641441119612201253132920531644123121732295208318911474110982410522101187816261607158014640
20
SE
30
S
35
SSE
30
SE
20
SSE
40
SSE
25
ESE
10
ESE
10
SE
30
E
0
NW
25
S
25
ENE
25
N
20
NW
20
SW
20
WSW
20
WSW
15
SSW
20
SSW
25
S
25
SSE
25
SE
35
SSE
25
ESE
15
WNW
20
SSW
25
WSW
35
SW
30
SW
15
SW
20
W
20
W
20
W
20
W
15
WSW
cross-
off
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
offglasscrossoffcrosscross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
crosscross-
on
crosscross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononononcross-
on
9:22PM
0.86
9:54PM
0.87
10:27PM
0.85
10:56PM
0.80
11:13PM
0.72
11:05PM
0.64
10:24PM
0.57
9:34PM
0.53
8:46PM
0.53
9:32AM
0.35
8:08PM
0.56
7:50PM
0.61
7:50PM
0.67
7:17AM
-0.05
8:33AM
-0.05
9:53AM
-0.03
11:06AM
0.02
12:04PM
0.08
12:45PM
0.15
1:05PM
0.23
12:53PM
0.30
4:47AM
0.32
11:38AM
0.35
4:42AM
0.26
4:51AM
0.20
5:07AM
0.16

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Margaret River - South Side blow from the E

Sunday
05
Monday
06
Tuesday
07
Wednesday
08
Thursday
09
Friday
10
Saturday
11
Sunday
12
Monday
13
Tuesday
14
Wednesday
15
Thu
16
NightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPM
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141818141618111630172128232721171819171818161719131818171616151618181919
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-5:01--5:01--5:01--5:01--5:01--5:01--5:01--5:01--5:01--5:01--5:01--5:03-
--7:19--7:20--7:21--7:21--7:22--7:22--7:23--7:23--7:24--7:25--7:25--7:27

Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Warm (max 30°C on Tue afternoon, min 11°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SSE on Mon afternoon, light winds from the ESE by Tue morning).

Days 3-6 Weather Summary Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Tue night. Warm (max 32°C on Wed night, min 17°C on Tue night). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 6-9 Weather Summary Mostly dry. Warm (max 22°C on Mon morning, min 13°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the S on Fri night, fresh winds from the SSE by Sun afternoon).

Long Range Forecast: Light rain (total 4mm), mostly falling on Tue morning. Very mild (max 19°C on Thu morning, min 15°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SW on Tue morning, light winds from the SSW by Thu night).

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Information about the Margaret River - South Side Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Margaret River - South Side provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 12 days. A general guide to surfing at Margaret River - South Side can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Margaret River - South Side surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Margaret River - South Side) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Margaret River - South Side may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Margaret River - South Side is 93 km (58 miles) from the city of Bunbury. If you plan a holiday in Margaret River, look for hotels and other accommodation in Bunbury. Bunbury has rooms for a wide range of budgets as well as car hire and transport links.