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Bambra Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 2.6

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Bambra Reef Surf Guide

Bambra Reef in East Coast of Tasmania is a sheltered reef break. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds blow from the northwest. Groundswells are more common than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the south. There is no reef break. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. Even when the surf is up, crowds are unknown.

Bambra Reef Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s32.6
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
rarely breaks
14.0°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Bambra Reef:

The best conditions reported for surf at Bambra Reef occur when a South swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

julyBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Bambra Reef with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of July. Clean surfable waves are typically found 27% of the time in July while 21% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 52% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
27%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
21%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
52%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Bambra Reef Location Map

Interactive Bambra Reef 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 Bambra Reef is Hobart Airport (HBA) in Australia, which is 6 km (4 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Bambra Reef is Launceston Airport (LST), also in Australia, 152 km (94 miles) away.

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Bambra Reef Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 16 May 2021, 16:19 Local Time
Sunday 16
1PM4PM7PM10PM
Wave (m) 0.3
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0.3
S
0.4
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0.5
S
Period (s) 13 13 14 14
Wind (km/h) 25
W 25
WSW 25
WSW 25
WSW
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Bambra Reef

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

Wind History at Bambra Reef

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

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