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Om Beach (Gokarna) Surf Guide

Om Beach (Gokarna) in Karnataka is a beach break that only works once in a while. Works best in offshore winds from the north with some shelter here from east winds. The best swell direction is from the south. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Good surf at all stages of the tide. An uncrowded break, even when it is working.

Om Beach (Gokarna) Spot Info

Type:Rating:
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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
inconsistent
29.9°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Om Beach (Gokarna):

The best conditions reported for surf at Om Beach (Gokarna) occur when a South swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the North.

Surf Forecasts:

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

aprilBest Season: spring
The best time of year for surfing Om Beach (Gokarna) with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Spring and most often the month of April. Clean surfable waves are typically found 52% of the time in April while 32% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 16% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
52%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
32%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
16%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Om Beach (Gokarna) Location Map

Interactive Om Beach (Gokarna) 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 Om Beach (Gokarna) is Goa Airport (GOI) in India, which is 109 km (68 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Om Beach (Gokarna) is Belgaum Airport (IXG), also in India, 152 km (94 miles) away.

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Om Beach (Gokarna) Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Wednesday, 18 May 2022, 13:00 Local Time
Wednesday 18
2:30PM5:30PM8:30PM11:30PM
Wave (m)
1.1
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.2
WSW
1.1
WSW
Period (s) 9 9 9 9
Wind (km/h)
10
15
20
15
Wind State cross-
off
cross-
off
cross-
off
cross

Swell History at Om Beach (Gokarna)

Surf stats for Om Beach (Gokarna), see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Om Beach (Gokarna)

Wind stats for Om Beach (Gokarna), see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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