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North Point ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.3

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North Point Surf Guide

North Point on the North Coast is an exposed beach and reef break that has quite reliable surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Works best in offshore winds from the south. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the best swell direction is from the northeast. A right hand reef break. It very rarely gets crowded here. Watch out for rocks.

North Point Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon beach  redBeach and reefIcon  s33.3
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
26.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing North Point:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

septemberBest Season: autumn
The best time of year for surfing North Point with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Autumn and most often the month of September. Clean surfable waves are typically found 24% of the time in September while 71% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 5% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
24%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
71%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
5%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore North Point Location Map

Interactive North Point 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 North Point is Grantley Adams International (Bridgetown) Airport (BGI) in Barbados, 32 km (20 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to North Point is Hewanorra International (Hewandorra) Airport (UVF) in St. Lucia Island, 151 km (94 miles) away.

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Icon legend buoysLive Wave Height (m)
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North Point Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 5 March 2021, 00:50 Local Time
ThuFriday 05
11PM2AM5AM8AM
Wave (m) 2.1
E
2.0
E
2.0
E
1.9
E
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 30
E 30
E 30
E 30
E
Wind State cross cross cross cross

Swell History at North Point

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

Wind History at North Point

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

    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s43.5
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    3km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach and reef
    • Icon  s43.5
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    5km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    Reliability: consistent
    6km away
    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: consistent
    7km away
    • Icon beachBeach
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: consistent
    8km away

Wave Buoys Nearest To North Point:

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