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Bay of Martyrs ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 1.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.4

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Bay of Martyrs Surf Guide

Bay of Martyrs in Far West Coast is an exposed reef break that only works once in a while. Summer in particular tends to be flat. The best wind direction is from the north. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south. A left hand reef. Best around mid tide when the tide is rising. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Beware of rips, rocks and sharks.

Bay of Martyrs Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s33.4
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
15.3°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Bay of Martyrs:

The best conditions reported for surf at Bay of Martyrs occur when a South swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the North.

Surf Forecasts:

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

juneBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Bay of Martyrs with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of June. Clean surfable waves are typically found 55% of the time in June while 42% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 3% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
55%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
42%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
3%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

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Interactive Bay of Martyrs 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 Bay of Martyrs is Avalon Airport (AVV) in Australia, which is 155 km (96 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Bay of Martyrs is Melbourne International Airport (MEL), also in Australia, 203 km (126 miles) away.

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Bay of Martyrs Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 19 May 2021, 01:08 Local Time
Wednesday 19
1AM4AM7AM10AM
Wave (m) 2.1
SW
2.0
SW
1.9
SW
1.9
SW
Period (s) 13 13 13 12
Wind (km/h) 15
NNW 15
NNW 20
NNW 20
NNW
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
off off

Swell History at Bay of Martyrs

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

Wind History at Bay of Martyrs

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

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