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Mbirimbiri ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.7

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Mbirimbiri Surf Guide

Mbirimbiri in New Georgia is an exposed reef break that has reasonably consistent surf. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. Offshore winds blow from the northeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. A right hand reef break. Rarely crowded here. Hazards include coral.

Mbirimbiri Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s43.7
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
30.3°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Mbirimbiri:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

aprilBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing Mbirimbiri 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 38% of the time in April while 19% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 43% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
38%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
19%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
43%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Mbirimbiri Location Map

Interactive Mbirimbiri 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 Mbirimbiri is Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport (POM) in Papua New Guinea, which is 1102 km (684 miles) away (directly). The second closest airport to Mbirimbiri is Nadzab Airport (LAE), also in Papua New Guinea, 1170 km (727 miles) away.

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Mbirimbiri Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 14 April 2021, 18:17 Local Time
WedThu
8PM11PM2AM5AM
Wave (m) 0.2
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0.2
S
0.3
S
0.4
S
Period (s) 14 14 13 13
Wind (km/h) 10
ENE 10
NE 15
NE 15
NE
Wind State off off off off

Swell History at Mbirimbiri

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

Wind History at Mbirimbiri

Wind stats for Mbirimbiri, 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 Mbirimbiri. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s43.7
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    3km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: rarely breaks
    4km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s44.0
    Reliability: very consistent
    6km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s43.7
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    9km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s44.0
    Reliability: very consistent
    32km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To Mbirimbiri: