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Osbourne ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.5

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Osbourne Spot ID

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Type: point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell ESE | Wind NNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 2.6 °C

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Friday, 10 April 2020, 03:12 Local time
Friday 10
Wave (m) 1.7
Period (s) 6 7 9 9
Wind (km/h) 40
ESE 55
ESE 30
SSW 40
Wind State cross-

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Osbourne in East Shore is an exposed point break that has quite consistent surf Works best in offshore winds from the north northwest with some shelter here from west winds. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the east southeast. Best around mid tide. It's sometimes crowded here. Hazards include rips and rocks.

Nova-Scotia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Cole Harbour, 8 km from Osbourne.

IS AT (local time)

Osbourne Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Shearwater, 7 km from Osbourne.

light winds from the SSW

Air temperature
- °C

Current weather near Osbourne

Buoy Data:

At Halifax Harbour Buoy, 8 miles from Osbourne.

  10PM 11PM 12AM 1AM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.7
Dominant period (s) 9 11 9 6

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Overall Osbourne Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in April

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Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Osbourne:

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Tide stations nearest to Osbourne:

  • Closest tide station
    Cole Harbour
    5 mi
  • Second closest tide station
    9 mi
  • Third closest tide station
    Bedford Institute
    11 mi
  • Fourth closest tide station
    Sambro Harbour
    13 mi
  • Fifth closest tide station
    Chezzetcook Inlet
    14 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Osbourne is Shearwater (Halifax) Airport (YAW) in Canada, 7 km (4 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Osbourne is Halifax International Airport (YHZ), also in Canada, 30 km (19 miles) away.
  • Third is Greenwood Airport (YZX) in Canada, 125 km (78 miles) away.
  • Charlottetown Airport (YYG) in Canada is 187 km (116 miles) away.
  • Greater Moncton International Airport (YQM), also in Canada is the fifth nearest airport to Osbourne and is 193 km (120 miles) away.
Osbourne break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Osbourne, Nova Scotia. Use the tab navigation above to view Osbourne sea temperature, Osbourne photographs, Osbourne detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Osbourne webcams, current wind from Nova Scotia live weather stations and Osbourne tide predictions. The Canada swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Canada and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Canada wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Osbourne.