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Bunkum Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.8

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Bunkum Bay Surf Guide

Bunkum Bay in - is an exposed point break that has inconsistent surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. Ideal winds are from the east southeast. Usually gets local windswells, but groundswells do happen and the best wave direction is from the north. Best around low tide. Unlikely to be too crowded, even when the surf is up. Rocks are a hazard.

Bunkum Bay Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
26.8°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Bunkum Bay:

The best conditions reported for surf at Bunkum Bay occur when a North swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East-southeast.

Surf Forecasts:

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

novemberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Bunkum Bay with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of November. Clean surfable waves are typically found 44% of the time in November while 4% 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
44%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
4%
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 Bunkum Bay Location Map

Interactive Bunkum Bay 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 Bunkum Bay is V C Bird International (Antigua) Airport (ANU) in Leeward Islands, 61 km (38 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Bunkum Bay is Robert L Bradshaw (Basse Terre) Airport (SKB) in St. Kitts & Nevis, 79 km (49 miles) away.

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Bunkum Bay Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 22 January 2021, 04:58 Local Time
Friday 22
5AM8AM11AM2PM
Wave (m) 1.0
E
1.0
E
0.9
E
0.9
E
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 20
E 20
E 20
E 20
E
Wind State cross-
off
off off off

Swell History at Bunkum Bay

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

Wind History at Bunkum Bay

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

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