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

Overall: 4.0

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The Box Spot ID

La boogie life, The Box photo

The Box

Photo credit: Jose

Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 21.7 °C

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Thursday, 2 April 2020, 14:30 Local time
Thursday 02
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Wave (m) 3.0
SW
3.0
SW
3.0
SSW
3.5
SSW
Period (s) 15 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 25
SW 30
SSW 30
S 25
SSE
Wind State cross-
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The Box in the Margarets River Area is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Offshore winds are from the east. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. A right hand reef break. Relatively few surfers here, even on good days. Watch out for rocks.

Western-Australia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs


Tide Times:

For Margaret River Bommie, 2 km from The Box.

IS AT (local time)

The Box Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Witchcliffe, 14 km from The Box.

light winds from the SW

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Air temperature
17.7 °C

Current weather near The Box

Overall The Box Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April

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Surf stats for The Box: see the swell variation by month.


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Wind stats for The Box: see the variation in direction and stength by month.

The Box Location Maps

The Box Location Map

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to The Box:

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Wave buoys nearest to The Box:

Tide stations nearest to The Box:

  • Closest tide station
    Cowaramup
    7 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    Hamelin Bay
    16 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Flinders Bay
    28 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Busselton
    30 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Bunbury
    59 mi

Airports

  • The nearest passenger airport to The Box is Perth Jandakot Airport (JAD) in Australia, which is 224 km (139 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to The Box is Perth International Airport (PER), also in Australia, 243 km (151 miles) away.
The Box break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for The Box, WA - Margaret River. Use the tab navigation above to view The Box sea temperature, The Box photographs, The Box detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, The Box webcams, current wind from WA - Margaret River live weather stations and The Box tide predictions. The Australia swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Australia and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Australia wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around The Box.