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Garbanzo ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.5

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Garbanzo Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NE | Wind WNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 26.9 °C

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Sunday, 20 October 2019, 05:44 Local time
Sunday 20
Wave (m) 1.0
Period (s) 5 5 5 8
Wind (km/h) 30
SSE 20
S 20
S 15
Wind State cross-
cross cross cross

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Garbanzo in Great Abaco is an exposed reef break that has consistent surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the west northwest. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the northeast. Right and better left hand reef breaks.. It very rarely gets crowded here. Beware of urchins, rocks, sharks,fire coral.

The Bahamas wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Four Rocks, 5 km from Garbanzo.

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Garbanzo Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At SHIP459, 86 km from Garbanzo.


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Current weather near Garbanzo

Overall Garbanzo Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Town and city forecasts close to Garbanzo:

  • Closest city location
    103 mi
  • Second closest city location
    105 mi
  • Third closest city location
    107 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    West Palm Beach (United States)
    190 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Lake Worth (United States)
    191 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Garbanzo is Marsh Harbour Airport (MHH) in Bahamas, 11 km (7 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Garbanzo is Treasure Cay Airport (TCB), also in Bahamas, 49 km (30 miles) away.
  • Third is North Eleuthera Airport (ELH) in Bahamas, 119 km (74 miles) away.
  • Governors Harbour (Governor's Harbor) Airport (GHB) in Bahamas is 151 km (94 miles) away.
  • Chub Cay Airport (CCZ), also in Bahamas is the fifth nearest airport to Garbanzo and is 152 km (94 miles) away.
Garbanzo break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Garbanzo, Great Abaco. Use the tab navigation above to view Garbanzo sea temperature, Garbanzo photographs, Garbanzo detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Garbanzo webcams, current wind from Great Abaco live weather stations and Garbanzo tide predictions. The Bahamas swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Bahamas and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Bahamas wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Garbanzo.