Duke Of Orleans Bay - Beach in Condingup Esperance WA - SLS Beachsafe

Duke Of Orleans Bay WA

Duke of Orleans Bay beach (WA 105) is a semicircular, south to east-facing 2.8 km long beach that spirals round from the tombolo, in the lee of Table Island, to a 500 m long sloping granite headland that rises to 60 m. In the north low waves lap against the... Read more

Duke of Orleans Bay beach (WA 105) is a semicircular, south to east-facing 2.8 km long beach that spirals round from the tombolo, in the lee of Table Island, to a 500 m long sloping granite headland that rises to 60 m. In the north low waves lap against the low gradient reflective beach, while towards the more protected southern end, seagrass covered sand flats reach the beach, with seagrass debris becoming increasingly prominent along the upper beach. It is backed by a steep, vegetated 10-20 m high foredune, with a solitary blowout at the northern apex of the beach. The main road runs around the back of the dune to the caravan park. The southern section of the beach is used to launch small boats, with dinghies often stored on the beach. Rock outcrops and shallow sand fl

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About

Condingup, WA 6450

Length:
2.8km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
1/10 (Least hazardous)

Beach Key:
 wa0105

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Weather

Monday 10, Dec 9:15 pm

Day 31°    Night 16°
17.4°C
Showers and storms

Water Temperature  18°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: East to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots east of Esperance in the evening. Winds turning to south to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots west of Hopetoun in the evening.
Swell: Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Tide

12 am
1.15m
7 am
0.34m
12 pm
0.55m
5 pm
0.33m

UV

Index: 14 (Extreme)

Sun protection recommended from 7:20 am to 4:10 pm


Radar

128 km

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Weather

Tuesday 11, Dec

Day 24°    Night 17°
Possible shower or storm

Swell


Wind


Wind: Northeasterly 15 to 20 knots shifting southwesterly early in the morning.
Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres east of Hopetoun.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.

Tide

12 am
1.09m
8 am
0.33m
1 pm
0.54m
5 pm
0.32m

UV

Index: 12 (Extreme)

Sun protection recommended from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm


Weather

Mon 10, Dec to Mon 17, Dec


Swell


Wind


Wind: South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Swell: Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather: Cloudy.

Tide


UV

Mon 10th 12 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm
Tue 11th 12 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm
Wed 12th 12 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 7:20 am to 4:00 pm
Thu 13th 14 (Extreme) Sun protection recommended from 7:20 am to 4:10 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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