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Arrawarra ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 3.3

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Arrawarra break guidePhoto by: Graeme Handley

Arrawarra Surf Guide

Arrawarra on the North Coast is an exposed point break that has pretty consitent surf Works best in offshore winds from the south southwest with some shelter here from south winds. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell direction is from the east. Likely to be crowded if working. Take care of rocks, sharks and locals.

Arrawarra Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon pointPointIcon  s33.3
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
25.7°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Arrawarra:

The best conditions reported for surf at Arrawarra occur when a East swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South-southwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Arrawarra (for consistent clean waves)?

aprilBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Arrawarra with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of April. Clean surfable waves are typically found 35% of the time in April while 31% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 34% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
35%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
31%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
34%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Arrawarra Location Map

Interactive Arrawarra surf break location map. View information about nearby surf breaks, their wave consistency and rating compared to other spots in the region. Current swell conditions from local buoys are shown along with live wind speed and direction from nearby weather stations. Click icons on the map for more detail. The nearest passenger airport to Arrawarra is Coffs Harbour (Coff's Harbour) Airport (CFS) in Australia, which is 31 km (19 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Arrawarra is Gold Coast Coolangatta Airport (OOL), also in Australia, 213 km (132 miles) away.

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Arrawarra Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Monday, 8 March 2021, 21:10 Local Time
MonTue
8PM11PM2AM5AM
Wave (m) 1.2
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1.1
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1.0
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0.9
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Period (s) 12 12 11 11
Wind (km/h) 20
N 15
NNW 20
NNW 15
NW
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on

Swell History at Arrawarra

Surf stats for Arrawarra, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Arrawarra

Wind stats for Arrawarra, see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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