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

Overall: 3.8

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Holiday Beach Surf Guide

Holiday Beach in Eleuthera is an exposed reef break that has reasonably consistent surf. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds are from the south southwest. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the northeast. Both left (best) and right reef breaks.. Best around mid tide. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Watch out for urchins, rocks, sharks and coral.

Holiday Beach Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s43.8
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
24.8°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Holiday Beach:

The best conditions reported for surf at Holiday Beach occur when a Northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the South-southwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

juneBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Holiday Beach with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of June. Clean surfable waves are typically found 32% of the time in June while 53% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 15% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
32%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
53%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
15%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Holiday Beach Location Map

Interactive Holiday Beach 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 Holiday Beach is North Eleuthera Airport (ELH) in Bahamas, 13 km (8 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Holiday Beach is Governors Harbour (Governor's Harbor) Airport (GHB), also in Bahamas, 29 km (18 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
Icon legend windLive Wind Speed (km/h)
Please note that some surf spot locations are approximate to protect their exact location while others are not shown at close zoom level.
Holiday Beach Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 3 March 2021, 01:06 Local Time
TueWednesday 03
10PM1AM4AM7AM
Wave (m) 1.0
E
0.9
E
0.9
E
0.9
E
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h) 15
SSE 25
SSE 25
SSE 25
SSW
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
off

Swell History at Holiday Beach

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

Wind History at Holiday Beach

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

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    • Icon beach  redBeach and reef
    • Icon  s33.4
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    8km away
    • Icon point  redPoint
    • Icon  s43.8
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    8km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    Reliability: very consistent
    11km away
    • Icon point  redPoint
    • Icon  s43.7
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    11km away
    • Icon point  redPoint
    • Icon  s43.7
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    12km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Holiday Beach: