uk es it fr pt nl
Garbanzo ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

See all 18 ratings

Based on 1 vote. Vote


Surf Report Feed

Garbanzo Spot ID

Surf default break image

Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NE | Wind WNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.5 °C

Secret spot? We can hide it!

Friday, 22 June 2018, 17:05 Local time
Friday 22Sat
5PM8PM11PM2AM
Wave (m) 0.4
ESE
0.4
ESE
0.4
ESE
0.4
ESE
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 5
WSW 5
SSW 10
SSW 15
S
Wind State cross-
off
cross cross cross

View detailed 48hrs and full 7 days forecasts

Garbanzo in Great Abaco is an exposed reef break that has consistent surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the west northwest. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the northeast. Right and better left hand reef breaks.. It very rarely gets crowded here. Beware of urchins, rocks, sharks,fire coral.

The Bahamas wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Four Rocks, 5 km from Garbanzo.

IS AT (local time)

Garbanzo Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Rocky Bay Elbow Cay wx, 0 km from Garbanzo.

light winds from the WSW

km/h
icon
Partly Cloudy
Air temperature
27.9 °C

Current weather near Garbanzo

Overall Garbanzo Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in June

The graph shows the variation of swells directed at Garbanzo through an average June. I... (show all text)

The rose diagram illustrates how frequently and how strongly the wind blows from differ... (show all text)

The two graphs above are also combined in the single Garbanzo surf consistency graph.

Also see Garbanzo surf quality by season and Garbanzo surf quality by month.

Compare Garbanzo with another surf break.

Garbanzo Location Maps

Garbanzo Location Map

Contours: Roads & Rivers: Select a surf spot from the menu
Surf spots located close to GarbanzoShoreline around GarbanzoRoads and rivers around Garbanzo

Use this relief map to navigate to Great Abaco surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Garbanzo

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Garbanzo:

 (click location name for more details)

Wave buoys nearest to Garbanzo:

Tide stations nearest to Garbanzo:

snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Garbanzo:

city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Garbanzo:

  • Closest city location
    103 mi
  • Second closest city location
    105 mi
  • Third closest city location
    107 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    West Palm Beach (United States)
    190 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Lake Worth (United States)
    191 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Garbanzo is Marsh Harbour Airport (MHH) in Bahamas, 11 km (7 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Garbanzo is Treasure Cay Airport (TCB), also in Bahamas, 49 km (30 miles) away.
  • Third is North Eleuthera Airport (ELH) in Bahamas, 119 km (74 miles) away.
  • Governors Harbour (Governor's Harbor) Airport (GHB) in Bahamas is 151 km (94 miles) away.
  • Chub Cay Airport (CCZ), also in Bahamas is the fifth nearest airport to Garbanzo and is 152 km (94 miles) away.
Garbanzo break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Garbanzo, Great Abaco. Use the tab navigation above to view Garbanzo sea temperature, Garbanzo photographs, Garbanzo detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Garbanzo webcams, current wind from Great Abaco live weather stations and Garbanzo tide predictions. The Bahamas swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Bahamas and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Bahamas wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Garbanzo.