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Bombo Beach ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.4
Consistency of Surf: 2.1
Difficulty Level: 2.7
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.4

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Bombo Beach Surf Guide

Bombo Beach on the South Coast is an exposed beach break that has quite reliable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. The best wind direction is from the west. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southeast. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Sometimes crowded. Hazards include and rips.

Bombo Beach Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s22.4
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
18.4°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Bombo Beach:

The best conditions reported for surf at Bombo Beach occur when a Southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West.

Surf Forecasts:

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

julyBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Bombo Beach 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 53% of the time in July while 29% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 18% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
53%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
29%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
18%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Bombo Beach Location Map

Interactive Bombo Beach 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 closest passenger airport to Bombo Beach is Camden Airport (CDU) in Australia, 71 km (44 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Bombo Beach is Sydney Bankstown Airport (BWU), also in Australia, 83 km (52 miles) away.

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Bombo Beach Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 25 June 2021, 09:38 Local Time
Friday 25
7AM10AM1PM4PM
Wave (m) 1.0
NE
1.1
NE
0.9
NE
0.8
NE
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h)
10
15
20
20
Wind State cross-
off
off off cross-
off

Swell History at Bombo Beach

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

Wind History at Bombo Beach

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

Bombo Beach Reviews:

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Ratings
Based on 11 votes.
  • Overall:Icon  s22.4
  • Quality on a good day:Icon  s22.4
  • Consistency of Surf:Icon  s22.1
  • Difficulty Level:Icon  s32.7
  • Wind and Kite Surfing:Icon  s22.0
  • Crowds:Icon  s22.0
  • ...

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Review
Impartial reviews submitted by Surf-Forecast users.
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jake from Australia
“Was a small day yesterday and Bomby was the only spot with a rideable wave, we drove around for n hour looking elsewhere but no good. So it seems it picks up the south east swell the best of the local spots.”

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