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Peak Rock ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.2

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Peak Rock Surf Guide

Peak Rock on the South Coast is a reasonably exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the north northwest. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south southwest. Both left and right reef breaks. It's sometimes crowded here. Take care of rocks, locals and sharks.

Peak Rock Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s33.2
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
17.2°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Peak Rock:

The best conditions reported for surf at Peak Rock occur when a South-southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the North-northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

augustBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Peak Rock with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of August. Clean surfable waves are typically found 36% of the time in August while 28% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 36% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
36%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
28%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
36%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Peak Rock Location Map

Interactive Peak Rock 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 closest passenger airport to Peak Rock is Melbourne Moorabbin Airport (MBW) in Australia, 52 km (32 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Peak Rock is Avalon Airport (AVV), also in Australia, 67 km (42 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
Please note that some surf spot locations are approximate to protect their exact location while others are not shown at close zoom level.
Peak Rock Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Saturday, 17 April 2021, 15:15 Local Time
Saturday 17
1PM4PM7PM10PM
Wave (m) 1.5
SW
1.4
SW
1.5
WSW
1.6
SW
Period (s) 12 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 20
WSW 15
SW 25
SW 20
W
Wind State cross cross cross cross-
off

Swell History at Peak Rock

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

Wind History at Peak Rock

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

Discover surf breaks near Peak Rock. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    2km away
    • Icon pointPoint
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    2km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.1
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    3km away
    • Icon reef  redReef and point
    • Icon  s32.7
    Reliability: inconsistent
    5km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.4
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    5km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Peak Rock: