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Chernobyl ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.5

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Chernobyl Surf Guide

Chernobyl in North Florida is an exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds are from the west. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the north northeast. The beach break favours left handers. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Often Crowded. Watch out for sharks,crowds.

Chernobyl Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
25.8°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Chernobyl:

The best conditions reported for surf at Chernobyl occur when a North-northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West.

Surf Forecasts:

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

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Chernobyl with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of January. Clean surfable waves are typically found 16% of the time in January while 35% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 49% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Chernobyl Location Map

Interactive Chernobyl 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 Chernobyl is Vero Beach Muni Airport (VRB) in USA, 27 km (17 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Chernobyl is Melbourne International Airport (MLB), also in USA, 29 km (18 miles) away.

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Chernobyl Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 7 May 2021, 23:32 Local Time
FriSaturday 08
Wave (m) 0.8
Period (s) 6 6 6 6
Wind (km/h) 15
NNE 15
N 15
Wind State cross-
cross cross

Swell History at Chernobyl

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

Wind History at Chernobyl

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

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