Leighton Beach - Beach in North Fremantle Fremantle WA - SLS Beachsafe

Leighton Beach WA

Leighton Beach (WA 836) is a popular beach for people living south of the river. It is the home of the Fremantle Surf Life Saving Club and covers a 1.5 km stretch of coastline. The northern section is also called Mosman Beach. Waves average about 1 m and occasional rips... Read more

Leighton Beach (WA 836) is a popular beach for people living south of the river. It is the home of the Fremantle Surf Life Saving Club and covers a 1.5 km stretch of coastline. The northern section is also called Mosman Beach. Waves average about 1 m and occasional rips continue up to the rocks at Mosmans. There are beach breaks along here during higher swell.During the winter months Leighton and the surrounding area is popular among kite surfers. The northern section is home to a dog beach and is a popular section to snorkel during summer.The Fremantle Surf Life Saving Club has been patrolling Leighton beach since 1935, and also maintains the annex and patrol tower overlooking Port Beach.A separate Port Surf Life Saving Club operated at Port Beach between 1958 and 1976, when it was amalgamated with Fremantle SLSC, with the watchtower continuing to provide lifesaving services.Leighton Beach has a large car park around the surf club, which is flanked by a kiosk and changing rooms, with more car parks north of the surf club.

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Fremantle SLSC

Information

About

North Fremantle, WA 6159

Length:
1.5km

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

Beach Key:
 wa0836

Nearby beaches

Hazards

  • Strong Currents
    Strong Currents

Information Symbols

  • Toilets
  • Disabled Toilets
  • Showers
  • Kiosk
  • Park
  • BBQ
  • Cafe

Shark Alert

For shark sightings call Water Police on 9442 8600

Access more information on www.sharksmart.com.au

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Government of Western Australia

Weather

Sunday 28, May 10:58 am

Day 20°    Night 9°
9.8°C
Mostly sunny

Water Temperature  21°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: Easterly 10 to 15 knots tending southeasterly in the early afternoon.
Swell: Southwesterly 1 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 3 metres offshore.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.

Tide

10 am
1.29m
8 pm
0.61m

UV

Index: 3 (Moderate)

Sun protection recommended from 11:30 am to 1:20 pm


Radar

128 km

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Weather

Monday 29, May

Day 21°    Night 9°
Mostly sunny

Swell


Wind


Wind: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to northeasterly during the day.
Swell: Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres offshore.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.

Tide

10 am
1.24m
9 pm
0.65m

UV

Index: 3 (Moderate)

Sun protection recommended from 11:30 am to 1:20 pm


Weather

Sun 28, May to Sun 04, Jun


Swell


Wind


Wind: North to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots tending north to northwesterly during the day then becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening.
Swell: Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 0.5 metres during the evening.
Weather: Mostly sunny.

Tide


UV

Sun 28th 3 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 11:20 am to 1:20 pm
Mon 29th 3 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 11:30 am to 1:20 pm
Tue 30th 3 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 11:30 am to 1:20 pm
Wed 31st 3 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 11:30 am to 1:20 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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