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Cyrils and Big Left ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.0

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Cyrils and Big Left Surf Guide

Cyrils and Big Left in Mornington Peninsula is an exposed reef break that has quite reliable surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the north northwest. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the best swell direction is from the south. A choice of left and right reefs. Sometimes crowded. Beware of rocks and sharks.

Cyrils and Big Left Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s33.0
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
17.0°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Cyrils and Big Left:

The best conditions reported for surf at Cyrils and Big Left occur when a South swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the North-northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Cyrils and Big Left (for consistent clean waves)?

mayBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Cyrils and Big Left 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 39% of the time in May while 36% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 25% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
39%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
36%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
25%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Cyrils and Big Left Location Map

Interactive Cyrils and Big Left 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 Cyrils and Big Left is Melbourne Moorabbin Airport (MBW) in Australia, 57 km (35 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Cyrils and Big Left is Avalon Airport (AVV), also in Australia, 69 km (43 miles) away.

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Cyrils and Big Left Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Sunday, 18 April 2021, 21:09 Local Time
SunMon
7PM10PM1AM4AM
Wave (m) 2.1
SW
2.1
SW
2.1
SW
2.1
SW
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 20
WSW 20
W 20
WNW 25
NW
Wind State cross cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Cyrils and Big Left

Surf stats for Cyrils and Big Left, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Cyrils and Big Left

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

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    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.4
    Reliability: fairly consistent
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    • Icon  s32.7
    Reliability: inconsistent
    1km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s43.7
    Reliability: consistent
    1km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    6km away
    • Icon pointPoint
    • Icon  s33.0
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    7km away

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