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North Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.3
Consistency of Surf: 2.7
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.7

Overall: 3.3

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North Point Surf Guide

North Point in the Margarets River Area is a fairly exposed point break that has quite consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds are from the east northeast. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the southwest. Sometimes crowded. Beware of rocks and sharks.

North Point Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon pointPointIcon  s33.3
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
17.0°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing North Point:

The best conditions reported for surf at North Point occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East-northeast.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf North Point (for consistent clean waves)?

mayBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing North Point with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of May. Clean surfable waves are typically found 32% of the time in May while 60% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 8% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
32%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
60%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
8%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore North Point Location Map

Interactive North Point 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 North Point is Perth Jandakot Airport (JAD) in Australia, which is 213 km (132 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to North Point is Perth International Airport (PER), also in Australia, 232 km (144 miles) away.

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North Point Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 23 September 2021, 09:54 Local Time
Thursday 23
11AM2PM5PM8PM
Wave (m)
2
WSW
2
WSW
2
WSW
2
WSW
Period (s) 13 13 13 13
Wind (km/h)
25
30
30
25
Wind State cross cross cross cross-
off

Swell History at North Point

Surf stats for North Point, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at North Point

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

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    • Icon point  redPoint
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    Reliability: fairly consistent
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    Reliability: fairly consistent
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