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Lunan Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.1

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Lunan Bay Surf Guide

Lunan Bay on the East Coast is a sheltered beach and point break that has pretty consitent surf. Winter and spring are the best times of year to visit. Offshore winds blow from the west. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the northeast. Waves at the beach break both left and right and there is also a left hand point break. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It very rarely gets crowded here. Beware of rips and rocks.

Lunan Bay Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeach and pointIcon  s33.1
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
7.0°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Lunan Bay:

The best conditions reported for surf at Lunan Bay occur when a Northeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the West.

Surf Forecasts:

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

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Lunan Bay 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 1% of the time in January while 7% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 92% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
1%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
7%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
92%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Lunan Bay Location Map

Interactive Lunan Bay 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 Lunan Bay is Dundee Airport (DND) in U.k, 39 km (24 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Lunan Bay is Leuchars Airport (ADX), also in U.k, 39 km (24 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.
Lunan Bay Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 20 January 2021, 20:22 Local Time
WedThursday 21
9PM0AM3AM6AM
Wave (m) 0.6
SE
0.8
SE
1.0
SE
1.1
SE
Period (s) 8 8 9 9
Wind (km/h) 10
NNW 10
NNW 15
WNW 25
W
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
off

Swell History at Lunan Bay

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

Wind History at Lunan Bay

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

Other Nearby Breaks Closest To:

Discover surf breaks near Lunan Bay. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon beach  redBeach and reef
    • Icon  s32.8
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    9km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach and point
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    13km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s43.5
    Reliability: inconsistent
    18km away
    • Icon point  redPoint
    • Icon  s43.7
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    26km away
    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s33.2
    Reliability: inconsistent
    39km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Lunan Bay: