Western Head Reef Surf Forecast and Surf Reports
(Canada – South Coast)
Western Head Reef Spot ID:
Reliability: fairly consistent
Best: Swell NE | Wind NNE
Sea Temperature Today is: 7.1 °C
Saturday, 18 May 2013, 11:01 Local time
For Liverpool Bay, Nova Scotia, 5 miles from Western Head Reef.
At Western Head, 2 km from Western Head Reef.
At Halifax Harbour Buoy, 73 miles from Western Head Reef.
Overall Western Head Reef Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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Visitor Reviews of Western Head Reef
Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Western Head Reef:(click location name for more details)
|Closest break||Western Head Point||1 mi|
|Second closest break||Scotts Bay||2 mi|
|Third closest break||White Point Beach||4 mi|
|Fourth closest break||Summerville||9 mi|
|Fifth closest break||Cherry Hill||14 mi|
Wave buoys nearest to Western Head Reef:
|Closest wave buoy||Halifax Harbour Buoy||73 mi|
|Second closest wave buoy||La Have Bank Buoy||108 mi|
|Third closest wave buoy||Northeast Channel Buoy||132 mi|
|Fourth closest wave buoy||Jordan Basin Buoy||164 mi|
|Fifth closest wave buoy||East Maine Shelf Buoy||171 mi|
Tide stations nearest to Western Head Reef:
|Closest tide station||Liverpool Bay||3 mi|
|Second closest tide station||Liverpool||5 mi|
|Third closest tide station||Port Mouton||9 mi|
|Fourth closest tide station||Riverport, La Have River||27 mi|
|Fifth closest tide station||Bridgewater, La Have River||29 mi|
Ski Resorts closest to Western Head Reef:
|Closest ski area||Ski Martock (Canada)||70 mi|
|Second closest ski area||Ski Wentworth (Canada)||131 mi|
|Third closest ski area||Mount Jefferson (United States)||177 mi|
|Fourth closest ski area||Crabbe Mountain (Canada)||185 mi|
|Fifth closest ski area||Bigrock Ski Area (United States)||190 mi|
Town and city forecasts close to Western Head Reef:
|Closest city location||Halifax (Canada)||70 mi|
|Second closest city location||Saint John (Canada)||114 mi|
|Third closest city location||Moncton (Canada)||144 mi|
|Fourth closest city location||Fredericton (Canada)||167 mi|
|Fifth closest city location||Charlottetown (Canada)||172 mi|
- The closest passenger airport to Western Head Reef is Greenwood Airport (YZX) in Canada, 113 km (70 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Western Head Reef is Shearwater (Halifax) Airport (YAW), also in Canada, 119 km (74 miles) away.
- Third is Halifax International Airport (YHZ) in Canada, 136 km (84 miles) away.
- Saint John (St. John) Airport (YSJ) in Canada is 176 km (109 miles) away.
- Greater Moncton International Airport (YQM), also in Canada is the fifth nearest airport to Western Head Reef and is 236 km (147 miles) away.