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Bruny Island - Jawbones ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.6

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Bruny Island – Jawbones Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(East Coast of Tasmania, Australia)

Bruny Island - Jawbones Surf Guide

Bruny Island - Jawbones in East Coast of Tasmania is an exposed point break that has fairly consistent surf. The optimum time of year for waves is autumn. Offshore winds are from the northwest. Clean groundswells prevail and the optimum swell angle is from the south. There is no point break. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It very rarely gets crowded here. Beware of rocks, rips, sharks.

Bruny Island - Jawbones Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon point  redPointIcon  s43.6
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
14.2°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Bruny Island - Jawbones:

The best conditions reported for surf at Bruny Island - Jawbones occur when a South swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the Northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Bruny Island - Jawbones (for consistent clean waves)?

aprilBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Bruny Island - Jawbones with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of April. Clean surfable waves are typically found 50% of the time in April while 28% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 22% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
50%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
28%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
22%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Bruny Island - Jawbones Location Map

Interactive Bruny Island - Jawbones 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 Bruny Island - Jawbones is Hobart Airport (HBA) in Australia, which is 73 km (45 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Bruny Island - Jawbones is Launceston Airport (LST), also in Australia, 212 km (132 miles) away.

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Bruny Island - Jawbones Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Saturday, 5 December 2020, 17:14 Local Time
Saturday 05
2PM5PM8PM11PM
Wave (m) 0.8
S
0.9
S
0.8
S
0.8
S
Period (s) 9 13 12 12
Wind (km/h) 35
NNE 25
NNE 25
NE 25
N
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off

Swell History at Bruny Island - Jawbones

Surf stats for Bruny Island - Jawbones, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Bruny Island - Jawbones

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

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