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

Overall: 3.5

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Axim Surf Guide

Axim on the Gold Coast is an exposed beach and reef break that has dependable surf. The surf tends to be best in the spring. Offshore winds are from the northeast. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. The beach break provides left and right handers and there are also left and right hand reef breaks on offer.. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Rocks are a hazard.

Axim Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeach and reefIcon  s43.5
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
29.4°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Axim:

The best conditions reported for surf at Axim occur when a Southwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northeast.

Surf Forecasts:

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

decemberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Axim with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of December. Clean surfable waves are typically found 15% of the time in December while 79% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 6% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
15%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
79%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
6%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Axim Location Map

Interactive Axim 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 Axim is Takoradi Airport (TKD) in Ghana, which is 53 km (33 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Axim is Abidjan Felix Houphouet Boigny International Airport (ABJ) in Ivory Coast, 191 km (119 miles) away.

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Axim Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Monday, 19 April 2021, 19:50 Local Time
MonTuesday 20
9PM0AM3AM6AM
Wave (m) 1.0
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.9
SSW
0.8
SSW
Period (s) 13 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 10
S 10
S 10
S 5
SSE
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on

Swell History at Axim

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

Wind History at Axim

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

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