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Redhead ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.5
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.4

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Redhead Surf Forecast / NSW – Newcastle / Australia

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 10 am Saturday 27 Feb 2021 AEDT
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Redhead surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Redhead sea temperature is 24.3 °C (Statistics for 27 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 23.8 max: 26.1 min: 21.6 °C)
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Redhead surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Redhead sea temperature is 24.3 °C (Statistics for 27 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 23.8 max: 26.1 min: 21.6 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for NSW - Newcastle

  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Redhead (calm at Warners Bay 7 km from Redhead). 1.0m 9 s period wind swell from E

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Actual: 37 min ago

Calm
0 km/h
WNW
Clean
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How big are the waves at Redhead today?

The current surf forecast for Redhead at 12PM is: 1.1m 9s primary swell from a East direction and 0.1m 8s secondary swell from a Southeast direction (forecast issued at 10:00am February 27). An open ocean swell of 1.0m 8s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-shore.

Time (AEDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (27 Feb)3.5ft (1.1m)8s
Afternoon (27 Feb)3.5ft (1.0m)9s
Evening (27 Feb)2.5ft (0.7m)9s

Table - waves today at Redhead. (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
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
01
Tue
02
8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM
11112111000001000100110
T new south wales.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T new south wales.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T new south wales.htsgw.metric.24.cc23
T new south wales.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T new south wales.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T new south wales.htsgw.metric.48.cc23
T new south wales.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T new south wales.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T new south wales.htsgw.metric.72.cc23
T new south wales.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T new south wales.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T new south wales.htsgw.metric.96.cc23
1.2
E
1.1
E
1
E
1
E
1.1
E
0.7
E
0.7
E
0.7
E
0.7
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.8
E
0.7
E
0.7
E
0.7
E
0.7
E
0.7
E
0.6
E
89999999999999999999999
20517514615019076787676101101103106103103103101787878747455
15
E
15
ENE
15
ENE
20
ENE
20
NE
15
NNE
10
N
5
W
15
SW
15
SW
15
S
15
SE
10
ENE
5
ESE
10
SSE
15
SSW
10
WSW
0
NE
15
E
25
ENE
20
NE
15
N
45
SSW
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononcrosscross-
on
oncross-
on
crossglasscross-
on
crosscross-
off
offcross-
on
9:06AM
1.52
9:42PM
1.20
9:49AM
1.53
10:22PM
1.26
10:33AM
1.49
11:03PM
1.30
3:38PM
0.03
3:28AM
0.16
4:18PM
0.03
4:15AM
0.14
4:57PM
0.06

Note: the tide data above is for Swansea, Australia which is 9 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Redhead.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Redhead blow from the NNW

Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
01
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02
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