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

Piedmont Beach TAS

Piedmont Beach (T 202) commences at the rock-strewn mouth of Stony River and continues to the south for another 350 m to the lee of Piedmont Point with wave height decreasing towards the point. The beach is fronted by boulders in the north and sand flats in the southern corner,... Read more

Piedmont Beach (T 202) commences at the rock-strewn mouth of Stony River and continues to the south for another 350 m to the lee of Piedmont Point with wave height decreasing towards the point. The beach is fronted by boulders in the north and sand flats in the southern corner, with a mixture of sand and rocks in between. Waves wrap around the point and break along the edge of the sand flats to produce a right-hand break. The beach is backed by private land containing several houses.

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Information

About

Swansea, TAS 7190

Length:
0.35km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
3/10 (Least hazardous)

Beach Key:
 tas0202

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Weather

Sunday 21, Oct 3:07 pm

Day 19°    Night 7°
13°C
Cloud clearing

Water Temperature  14°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots early in the morning.
Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore. 2nd
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. 1st
Weather: Sunny.

Tide

7 am
0.87m
12 am
0.30m
6 pm
0.90m
12 pm
0.49m

UV

Index: 6 (High)

Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 4:00 pm


Radar

128 km

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Weather

Monday 22, Oct

Day 22°    Night 8°
Sunny

Swell


Wind


Wind: Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending northerly before dawn then increasing to 15 to 25 knots in the early afternoon.
Swell: Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning. 2nd
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres around midday. 1st
Weather: Mostly sunny.

Tide

7 am
0.95m
1 am
0.32m
7 pm
0.97m
1 pm
0.46m

UV

Index: 7 (High)

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 4:10 pm


Weather

Sun 21, Oct to Sun 28, Oct


Swell


Wind


Wind: Northerly 15 to 25 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then west to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots in the afternoon.
Swell: Southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore. 2nd
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning. 1st
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Tide


UV

Sun 21st 6 (High) Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 4:00 pm
Mon 22nd 7 (High) Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 4:10 pm
Tue 23rd 6 (High) Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 4:00 pm
Wed 24th 6 (High) Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 4:00 pm

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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