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Diggers ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.5
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 2.4

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Diggers break guide

Diggers Surf Guide

Diggers on the North Coast is an exposed beach break that has consistent surf. Autumn and winter are the optimum times of year for waves. Offshore winds are from the southwest with some shelter here from south winds. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southeast. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Often Crowded. Take care of rips and sharks.

Diggers Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beachBeachIcon  s22.4
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
26.0°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Diggers:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

juneBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Diggers with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of June. Clean surfable waves are typically found 58% of the time in June while 33% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 9% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
58%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
33%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
9%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Diggers Location Map

Interactive Diggers 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 nearest passenger airport to Diggers is Coffs Harbour (Coff's Harbour) Airport (CFS) in Australia, which is 20 km (12 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Diggers is Gold Coast Coolangatta Airport (OOL), also in Australia, 223 km (139 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
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Diggers Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 3 March 2021, 06:57 Local Time
Wednesday 03
8AM11AM2PM5PM
Wave (m) 1.9
SSE
1.9
SSE
1.8
S
1.8
S
Period (s) 10 10 13 13
Wind (km/h) 10
ESE 10
SE 15
SE 15
SE
Wind State cross cross cross cross

Swell History at Diggers

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

Wind History at Diggers

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

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