Coswell Beach - Beach in Swansea Glamorgan Spring Bay TAS - SLS Beachsafe

Coswell Beach TAS

Beach T 200 is located on the southern side of Maysons Bluff and consists of a 150 m long southeast-facing beach, bordered by the northern headland with a 50 m long cluster of rocks to the south. It receives waves averaging up to 1 m, which maintain a moderately steep,... Read more

Beach T 200 is located on the southern side of Maysons Bluff and consists of a 150 m long southeast-facing beach, bordered by the northern headland with a 50 m long cluster of rocks to the south. It receives waves averaging up to 1 m, which maintain a moderately steep, usually cusped high tide beach and 40 m wide low tide terrace. It is backed by a small hummocky foredune then cleared slopes with a house on the crest of the bluff. There is vehicle access and a small car park behind the northern end of the beach. Coswell Beach (T 201) continues south of the boundary rocks for another 400 m to the next cluster of rocks and boulders that have been deposited at the mouth of the small Stony River. Wave height decreases down the beach, which usually has a continuous 30 m wide low tide terrace. It is backed by a narrow vegetated foredune, and then cleared farmland.

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Unpatrolled Unpatrolled Change Day

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Information

About

Swansea, TAS 7190

Length:
0.4km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
4/10 (Moderately hazardous)

Beach Key:
 tas0201

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Weather

Tuesday 17, Jul 7:51 pm

Day 17°    Night 7°
14.1°C
Showers. Very windy

Water Temperature  13°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: North to northwesterly 20 to 25 knots becoming northerly 20 to 30 knots during the morning. Winds reaching up to 35 knots offshore in the afternoon then turning westerly 20 to 25 knots in the evening.
Swell: Southwesterly 1 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres around midday. 2nd
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres, increasing to 2 to 4 metres during the morning. 1st
Weather: Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers.

Tide

5 am
0.06m
11 pm
1.22m
5 pm
0.46m

UV

Index: 1 (Low)

Sun protection not recommended


Radar

128 km

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Weather

Wednesday 18, Jul

Day 15°    Night 4°
Shower or two later. Becoming windy

Swell


Wind


Wind: West to northwesterly 20 to 25 knots tending north to northwesterly in the morning then increasing to 20 to 30 knots in the early afternoon.
Swell: South to southwesterly 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 2 to 4 metres during the afternoon. 2nd
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres during the afternoon. 1st
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore in the early morning.

Tide

6 am
0.10m
12 pm
1.14m
6 pm
0.43m

UV

Index: 1 (Low)

Sun protection not recommended


Weather

Tue 17, Jul to Tue 24, Jul


Swell


Wind


Wind: Northwesterly 20 to 30 knots.
Swell: South to southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 2 to 4 metres offshore.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the evening.
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

Tide


UV

Tue 17th 1 (Low) Sun protection not recommended
Wed 18th 1 (Low) Sun protection not recommended
Thu 19th 1 (Low) Sun protection not recommended
Fri 20th 1 (Low) Sun protection not recommended

SLSA provides this information as a guide only. Surf conditions are variable and therefore this information should not be relied upon as a substitute for observation of local conditions and an understanding of your abilities in the surf. SLSA reminds you to always swim between the red and yellow flags and never swim at unpatrolled beaches. SLSA takes all care and responsibility for any translation but it cannot guarantee that all translations will be accurate.

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