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Outside Reef ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 1.0
Difficulty Level: 5.0

Overall: 3.7

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Surf Report Feed

Outside Reef Surf Guide

Outside Reef in Lanzarote is an exposed bombora break. Winter is the best time of year for surfing here. Works best in offshore winds from the south. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the north.. Rocks are a hazard.

Outside Reef Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
rarely breaks
22.1°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Outside Reef:

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

Surf Forecasts:

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

octoberBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Outside Reef with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of October. Clean surfable waves are typically found 17% of the time in October while 73% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 10% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).
Outside Reef Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 30 October 2020, 13:37 Local Time
Friday 30Sat
Wave (m) 2.5
Period (s) 16 16 15 15
Wind (km/h) 15
ESE 15
ENE 25
ENE 35
Wind State cross-
cross cross cross

Swell History at Outside Reef

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

Wind History at Outside Reef

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

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