- ABOUT THE SPOT
Surfing in City Beach, Perth, Western Australia Australia
City beach is a popular surf site in the metropolitan area. It is an exposed beach break that has reliable surf at all stages of the tide. Offshore winds blow from the east and the ideal swell direction is from the west, southwest. Surfers are able to explore the waves with swell sizes that can start from 1 m/3 ft and hold up to 2 m/6 ft.
In addition, the spot provides with both left and right hand waves and it is suitable for surfers of all levels. In summer, the wind blows offshore at 35%, in autumn the wind blows at 48%, in winter at 41% and in spring at 34%. The best tide position is all tides and the ideal tide movement is rising and falling tides.
Finally, City beach is a crowded place, especially during weekends. Note: be careful of sharks, rips and undertow.