uk es it fr pt nl
The Boot ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.6

See all 18 ratings

Based on 1 vote. Vote


Surf Report Feed

The Boot Surf Guide

The Boot in Sydney South Coast is an exposed reef break that has quite reliable surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds blow from the west northwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the east southeast. An uncrowded break, even when it is working. Hazards include - Rocks - Sharks.

The Boot Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s43.6
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
24.2°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing The Boot:

The best conditions reported for surf at The Boot occur when a East-southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West-northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

julyBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing The Boot with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of July. Clean surfable waves are typically found 34% of the time in July while 21% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 45% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
34%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
21%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
45%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore The Boot Location Map

Interactive The Boot 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 The Boot is Kingsford Smith International Airport (Sydney) Airport (SYD) in Australia, 11 km (7 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to The Boot is Sydney Bankstown Airport (BWU), also in Australia, 27 km (17 miles) away.

Icon breakBreak
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.
The Boot Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Tuesday, 9 March 2021, 18:29 Local Time
TueWed
8PM11PM2AM5AM
Wave (m) 1.6
SSE
1.6
S
1.6
S
1.6
S
Period (s) 6 7 8 8
Wind (km/h) 25
SSE 20
SE 15
SE 15
SE
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on

Swell History at The Boot

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

Wind History at The Boot

Wind stats for The Boot, 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 The Boot. Click below to view there surf guides.


Wave Buoys Nearest To The Boot: