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Shallows ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.3

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Shallows Surf Forecast / NSW – Newcastle / Australia

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 9 pm Tuesday 21 Sep 2021 AEST
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Shallows surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Shallows sea temperature is 17.7 °C (Statistics for 21 Sep 1981-2005 - mean: 18.8 max: 20.6 min: 16.9 °C)
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Shallows surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Shallows sea temperature is 17.7 °C (Statistics for 21 Sep 1981-2005 - mean: 18.8 max: 20.6 min: 16.9 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at Shallows (calm at Warners Bay 7 km from Shallows).

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1 h 22 min ago

Calm
0 km/h
SSW
Clean
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How big are the waves at Shallows today?

The current surf forecast for Shallows at 4AM is: 3.0m 10s primary swell from a South direction (forecast issued at 09:00pm September 21). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 11.

Time (AEST) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (22 Sep)11ft (3.5m)10s
Afternoon (22 Sep)8ft (2.5m)10s
Evening (22 Sep)5ft (1.6m)9s

Table - waves today at Shallows. (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
Tue
21
Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
Friday
24
Saturday
25
Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wed
29
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T new south wales.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T new south wales.htsgw.metric.66.cc23T new south wales.htsgw.metric.78.cc23
T new south wales.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T new south wales.htsgw.metric.90.cc23T new south wales.htsgw.metric.102.cc23
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3.5
S
3.5
S
3.5
S
3
S
3.5
S
2.3
S
2.5
S
1.9
SSE
1.7
SSE
1.6
SSE
1.6
SSE
1.3
S
1.1
S
1
S
0.9
S
0.9
S
0.8
S
0.8
S
0.8
S
0.4
SSE
0.5
S
0.5
S
0.5
S
0.4
SSE
0.5
S
0.4
SSE
0.4
SSE
0.3
S
0.2
SSE
0.4
S
0.2
ENE
0.9
S
2.2
S
2.2
S
2.2
SSE
2.3
SSE
2
S
1.8
SSE
2
S
1.9
S
1.8
S
1.7
S
1.6
S
1.6
S
1.5
S
1.5
S
1.5
SSE
1.4
SSE
1.3
SSE
1.2
SSE
1.2
SSE
1.2
SSE
1.2
SSE
1
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.9
SSE
0.8
SSE
0.7
SSE
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40
S
45
SSW
35
SW
30
SW
25
SW
20
SSW
20
S
15
S
5
ESE
10
WNW
10
NW
15
NW
15
NW
15
NW
15
NNW
20
NNW
25
NW
15
W
15
NW
15
NW
15
NW
15
NW
20
NNW
20
NW
15
NW
15
NW
15
NW
15
WNW
10
WSW
20
SSW
35
SSE
30
SSE
25
SSE
25
SSE
20
SSE
20
SSE
20
S
20
SSE
20
SSE
15
SE
15
ESE
15
E
10
ENE
10
NE
10
NNE
15
NE
25
E
30
ENE
30
NE
25
NNE
15
NNE
10
NNW
10
NNW
10
NE
25
ENE
30
ENE
30
NE
20
NNE
20
NNE
15
N
offoffoffcross-
off
cross-
off
offoffcross-
off
glasscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscross-
off
crosscrosscrosscrosscross-
on
crosscrosscross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
offcross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
ononcross-
on
cross-
on
oncross-
on
cross-
on
onononon
8:25PM
1.51
8:52AM
1.41
9:01PM
1.43
9:25AM
1.43
9:37PM
1.34
9:58AM
1.43
10:13PM
1.23
10:33AM
1.40
10:52PM
1.12
11:10AM
1.36
11:36PM
1.02
11:54AM
1.31
12:29AM
0.94
12:47PM
1.26
1:41AM
0.89
2:43AM
0.13
2:54PM
0.22
3:12AM
0.18
3:34PM
0.24
3:42AM
0.24
4:15PM
0.28
4:11AM
0.31
4:58PM
0.34
4:42AM
0.39
5:45PM
0.40
5:17AM
0.47
6:41PM
0.46
6:00AM
0.54
7:50PM
0.49

Note: the tide data above is for Charlestown which is 7 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Shallows.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Shallows blow from the SSW

Tue
21
Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
Friday
24
Saturday
25
Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wed
29
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