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Wollongong South Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.3
Consistency of Surf: 3.4
Difficulty Level: 3.6
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.2
Crowds: 2.3

Overall: 3.4

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Wollongong South Beach Surf Forecast / NSW – Illawarra / Australia

48hr Weather and Surf, issued 10 am Friday 05 Mar 2021 AEDT
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Wollongong South Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Wollongong South Beach sea temperature is 23.3 °C (Statistics for 05 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 22.7 max: 24.5 min: 21.0 °C)
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Wollongong South Beach surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's Wollongong South Beach sea temperature is 23.3 °C (Statistics for 05 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 22.7 max: 24.5 min: 21.0 °C)

Eyeball surf reportRecent Eyeball Surf Reports for NSW - Illawarra

  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still cross-on at Wollongong South Beach (strong winds from the SE at BellambiAws 6 km from Wollongong South Beach). 2.4m 12 s period wind swell from S

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Strong
46 km/h
SE
Cross-On
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How big are the waves at Wollongong South Beach today?

The current surf forecast for Wollongong South Beach at 12PM is: 0.1m 10s primary swell from a Northeast direction and 0.1m 10s secondary swell from a East direction (forecast issued at 10:00am March 05). An open ocean swell of 2.4m 12s is not directed at the surf break. The wind direction is predicted to be cross-onshore.

Time (AEDT) & DateWave HeightWave Period
Morning (05 Mar)2ft (0.6m)9s
Afternoon (05 Mar)0.5ft (0.1m)11s
Evening (05 Mar)5.5ft (1.7m)15s

Table - waves today at Wollongong South Beach. (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
Friday
05
Saturday
06
Sunday
07
Mon
08
8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM5AM8AM11AM2PM5PM8PM11PM2AM
00000000000045566443450
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
0.7
SSE
0.1
E
0.1
E
1
SSE
1.6
SSE
0.1
NE
0.1
NE
3
S
3
S
3
SSE
3
SSE
1.1
SSE
1.5
SSE
1.6
SSE
3
SSE
3
SSE
3
SSE
3
SSE
2.5
SSE
2.4
SSE
2.2
SSE
2
SSE
0.8
NNE
101010161510101313121216161614141413131313125
98225341133440000619110812303610361031372792235418151485114527
15
SSW
30
SSE
30
SSE
25
SSE
25
SSE
20
SSE
15
SSE
15
S
20
S
15
S
15
SE
20
SSE
15
SSE
10
SSE
5
S
5
SSW
5
W
10
NE
20
NE
30
NE
20
NNE
20
N
10
NNW
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crosscrosscrosscross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
crossglassglasscrosscross-
on
crosscrosscross-
off
cross-
off
2:07PM
1.11
2:38AM
1.40
3:24PM
1.01
3:48AM
1.39
4:49PM
0.97
8:07AM
0.29
8:01PM
0.35
9:25AM
0.32
9:05PM
0.43
10:47AM
0.31
10:18PM
0.47

Note: the tide data above is for Wollongong which is 4 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Wollongong South Beach.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at Wollongong South Beach blow from the WNW

Friday
05
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