Freshwater Point - Beach in Arrowsmith Irwin WA - SLS Beachsafe

Freshwater Point WA

Freshwater Point forms a prominent headland boundary between beaches WA 1054 and 1055. Freshwater Point beach (WA 1055) commences at the base of the 20 m high point and continues north for 1.4 km (Fig. 4.253) to two small adjoining bluffs. Seagrass grows to the shore and is usually piled... Read more

Freshwater Point forms a prominent headland boundary between beaches WA 1054 and 1055. Freshwater Point beach (WA 1055) commences at the base of the 20 m high point and continues north for 1.4 km (Fig. 4.253) to two small adjoining bluffs. Seagrass grows to the shore and is usually piled up in the southern corner of the beach. A fishing and refueling depot and landing site is located in the southern corner between the backing bluffs and the shore. A radio tower and navigation light are located on the point.

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About

Arrowsmith, WA 6525

Length:
1.4km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
2/10 (Least hazardous)

Beach Key:
 wa1055

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Weather

Friday 26, May 8:07 am

Day 23°    Night 9°
Possible shower

Water Temperature  22°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: Southerly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the day. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Geraldton in the evening.
Swell: Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 2.5 to 4 metres offshore south of Geraldton.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Tide

9 am
0.96m
5 pm
0.25m

UV

Index: 4 (Moderate)

Sun protection recommended from 10:50 am to 2:00 pm


Radar

128 km

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Weather

Saturday 27, May

Day 21°    Night 7°
Sunny

Swell


Wind


Wind: Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
Swell: Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 2.5 to 4 metres offshore south of Geraldton.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower offshore in the morning.

Tide

10 am
0.98m
6 pm
0.25m

UV

Index: 3 (Moderate)

Sun protection recommended from 11:00 am to 1:50 pm


Weather

Fri 26, May to Fri 02, Jun


Swell


Wind


Wind: East to southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Sunny.

Tide


UV

Fri 26th 4 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 10:50 am to 2:00 pm
Sat 27th 3 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 11:00 am to 1:50 pm
Sun 28th 4 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 10:50 am to 2:00 pm
Mon 29th 4 (Moderate) Sun protection recommended from 10:50 am to 2:00 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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