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Type: reef

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell N | Wind SW

Sea Temperature Today is: 26.7 °C

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Sunday, 19 November 2017, 20:53 Local time
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Wave (m) 0.7
E
0.6
N
0.5
E
0.5
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Period (s) 8 8 7 7
Wind (km/h) 20
N 20
N 25
NNW 30
N
Wind State cross-
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Hatchet Bay in Eleuthera - Bahamas is an exposed reef break that has very consistent surf. Nov-April (Wet Season) provides best time of year for waves. The best wind direction is from the southwest. Groundswells and windswells are equally likely and the ideal swell direction is from the north. Good surf at all stages of the tide. The location means that it never gets crowded. Beware of Rips - reef - shark - Rocks.

The Bahamas wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Hatchet Bay Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At SHIP4978, 26 km from Hatchet Bay.

light winds from the NW

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Air temperature
24.0 °C

Current weather near Hatchet Bay

Overall Hatchet Bay Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in November

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Town and city forecasts close to Hatchet Bay:

  • Closest city location
    57 mi
  • Second closest city location
    158 mi
  • Third closest city location
    160 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Miami Beach (United States)
    229 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Aventura (United States)
    231 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Hatchet Bay is Governors Harbour (Governor's Harbor) Airport (GHB) in Bahamas, 18 km (11 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Hatchet Bay is North Eleuthera Airport (ELH), also in Bahamas, 23 km (14 miles) away.
  • Third is Rock Sound Airport (RSD) in Bahamas, 61 km (38 miles) away.
  • Nassau International Airport (NAS) in Bahamas is 105 km (65 miles) away.
  • Chub Cay Airport (CCZ), also in Bahamas is the fifth nearest airport to Hatchet Bay and is 140 km (87 miles) away.
Hatchet Bay break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Hatchet Bay, Eleuthera. Use the tab navigation above to view Hatchet Bay sea temperature, Hatchet Bay photographs, Hatchet Bay detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Hatchet Bay webcams, current wind from Eleuthera live weather stations and Hatchet Bay 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 Hatchet Bay.