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Lepus Beach (Haida-Gwaii) Surf Guide

Lepus Beach (Haida-Gwaii) in Vancouver Island is a reasonably exposed beach break that has dependable surf. The best wind direction is from the east with some shelter here from north winds. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the west northwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Crowds are never a problem here. Take care to avoid the rocks.

Lepus Beach (Haida-Gwaii) Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
consistent
6.2°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Lepus Beach (Haida-Gwaii):

The best conditions reported for surf at Lepus Beach (Haida-Gwaii) occur when a West-northwest swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf Lepus Beach (Haida-Gwaii) (for consistent clean waves)?

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Lepus Beach (Haida-Gwaii) with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of January. Clean surfable waves are typically found 27% of the time in January while 41% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 32% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
27%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
41%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
32%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

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Lepus Beach (Haida-Gwaii) Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 4 March 2021, 17:35 Local Time
ThuFri
7PM10PM1AM4AM
Wave (m) 3.0
W
6.0
SSE
6.5
S
5.0
SSW
Period (s) 14 12 12 10
Wind (km/h) 75
ESE 80
SSE 75
SSE 50
S
Wind State off cross-
off
cross cross

Swell History at Lepus Beach (Haida-Gwaii)

Surf stats for Lepus Beach (Haida-Gwaii), see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Lepus Beach (Haida-Gwaii)

Wind stats for Lepus Beach (Haida-Gwaii), see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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