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

Overall: 3.7

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The Island Surf Forecast / SA – Eyre Peninsula / Australia

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 9 am Saturday 27 Feb 2021 ACDT
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The Island surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's The Island sea temperature is 20.1 °C (Statistics for 27 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 19.9 max: 21.2 min: 18.7 °C)
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The Island surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's The Island sea temperature is 20.1 °C (Statistics for 27 Feb 1981-2005 - mean: 19.9 max: 21.2 min: 18.7 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for SA - Eyre Peninsula

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-off at The Island (light winds from the ESE at Minnipa 95 km from The Island). 1.0m 20 s period swell from SW with an additional 1.1m 12 s period swell from SSW

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How big are the waves at The Island today?

The current surf forecast for The Island at 11AM is: 0.9m 20s primary swell from a Southwest direction and 0.8m 12s secondary swell from a South-southwest direction (forecast issued at 09:30am February 27). The wind direction is predicted to be cross-offshore and the swell rating is 4.

Time (ACDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (27 Feb)2.5ft (0.8m)20s
Afternoon (27 Feb)3.5ft (1.1m)19s
Evening (27 Feb)4.5ft (1.4m)18s

Table - waves today at The Island. (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
7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM4AM7AM10AM1PM4PM7PM10PM1AM
34432335442211011010000
T south australia.htsgw.metric.6.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.12.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.24.cc23
T south australia.htsgw.metric.30.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.36.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.48.cc23
T south australia.htsgw.metric.54.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.60.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.72.cc23
T south australia.htsgw.metric.78.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.84.cc23T south australia.htsgw.metric.96.cc23
0.7
SW
0.9
SW
1.1
SW
1.2
SW
1.2
SW
1.4
SW
1.4
SW
1.3
SW
1.3
SW
1.3
SW
1.3
SW
1.2
SW
1.1
SW
1.1
SW
1
SW
1
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.8
SW
0.7
SW
0.7
SW
0.6
SW
0.6
SW
2120191918181818181717171616161615151514141414
441687834101696312691255111210871074918793683589480462335322301206200121116
15
SE
15
SE
20
SSE
25
SSE
25
SSE
30
SE
25
SE
20
SE
20
SE
20
SE
25
SSE
35
SSE
40
SE
40
SE
35
SE
30
SE
30
ESE
40
SE
30
SE
45
SSE
50
SE
40
SE
35
SE
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
1:28AM
0.00
3:08AM
0.00
12:30PM
-0.00
2:20PM
-0.00
3:54PM
-0.00

Note: the tide data above is for Sceale Bay which is 5 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for The Island.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at The Island blow from the E

Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
01
Tue
02
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