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Cudmirrah Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.3
Consistency of Surf: 2.7
Difficulty Level: 2.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 2.2

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Cudmirrah Reef Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(South Coast – New South Wales, Australia)

Cudmirrah Reef Surf Guide

Cudmirrah Reef on the South Coast is an exposed beach break that is usually a safe bet, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Works best in offshore winds from the northwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the optimum swell angle is from the southeast. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. A fairly popluar wave that can sometimes get crowded Take care of rips and rocks.

Cudmirrah Reef Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
very consistent
20.9°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Cudmirrah Reef:

The best conditions reported for surf at Cudmirrah Reef occur when a Southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

mayBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Cudmirrah Reef with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of May. Clean surfable waves are typically found 43% of the time in May while 40% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 17% 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 Cudmirrah Reef Location Map

Interactive Cudmirrah Reef 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 Cudmirrah Reef is Canberra Airport (CBR) in Australia, 127 km (79 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Cudmirrah Reef is Camden Airport (CDU), also in Australia, 129 km (80 miles) away.

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Cudmirrah Reef Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 18 April 2021, 15:54 Local Time
Sunday 18
Wave (m) 1.0
Period (s) 13 13 12 12
Wind (km/h) 10
ESE 10
E 5
N 5
Wind State cross-

Swell History at Cudmirrah Reef

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

Wind History at Cudmirrah Reef

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

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