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Bolivar ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.8

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Bolivar Surf Guide

Bolivar in Texas is a sandbar break that has pretty consitent surf. The best conditions for surfing are during the hurricane season. The best wind direction is from the north northwest. Windswells are much more typical than groudswells and the best wave direction is from the southeast. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Beware of urchins, rips, pollution and sharks.

Bolivar Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon  sandbarSandbarIcon  s32.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
27.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Bolivar:

The best conditions reported for surf at Bolivar occur when a Southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the North-northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

februaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Bolivar with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of February. Clean surfable waves are typically found 12% of the time in February while 50% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 38% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
12%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
50%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
38%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).
Bolivar Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 27 September 2020, 08:14 Local Time
Sunday 27
10AM1PM4PM7PM
Wave (m) 0.5
S
0.5
S
0.5
S
0.5
S
Period (s) 4 4 4 5
Wind (km/h) 20
S 20
S 20
S 20
SSE
Wind State cross-
on
cross-
on
cross-
on
on

Swell History at Bolivar

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

Wind History at Bolivar

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

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