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

Tuesday 26, Sep 2:47 am

Day 19°    Night 7°
Showers

Water Temperature  20°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Geraldton early in the morning. Winds turning southerly during the morning and early afternoon.
Swell: Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Weather: Cloudy. Near 100% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Tide

12 am
0.76m
11 am
0.38m

UV

Index: 8 (Very High)

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 3:30 pm


Radar

128 km

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Weather

Wednesday 27, Sep

Day 19°    Night 7°
Shower or two

Swell


Wind


Wind: South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending south to southwesterly in the early afternoon.
Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Tide

1 am
0.74m
12 pm
0.33m

UV

Index: 7 (High)

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 3:20 pm


Weather

Tue 26, Sep to Tue 03, Oct


Swell


Wind


Wind: Southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning south to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the evening.
Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore north of Geraldton during the evening.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 90% chance of showers.

Tide


UV

Tue 26th 7 (High) Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 3:20 pm
Wed 27th 7 (High) Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 3:20 pm
Thu 28th 7 (High) Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 3:20 pm
Fri 29th 8 (Very High) Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 3:30 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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