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Lennards Island ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.3

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Lennards Island Surf Guide

Lennards Island in Far South Australia is an exposed point break that only works once in a while. The optimum time of year for waves is autumn. Ideal winds are from the southwest. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the northeast. Best around mid tide. When the surf is up, it can get quite busy in the water. Watch out for rocks, rips and sharks.

Lennards Island Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon pointPointIcon  s33.3
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
20.7°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Lennards Island:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

januaryBest Season: summer
The best time of year for surfing Lennards Island with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Summer and most often the month of January. Clean surfable waves are typically found 29% of the time in January while 45% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 26% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
29%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
45%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
26%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Lennards Island Location Map

Interactive Lennards Island 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 Lennards Island is Canberra Airport (CBR) in Australia, which is 202 km (125 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Lennards Island is Albury Airport (ABX), also in Australia, 287 km (178 miles) away.

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Lennards Island Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 26 February 2021, 15:51 Local Time
Friday 26
2PM5PM8PM11PM
Wave (m) 1.0
ENE
0.9
ENE
0.8
ENE
0.7
ENE
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 20
SSW 25
S 20
SSW 15
SW
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
off

Swell History at Lennards Island

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

Wind History at Lennards Island

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

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