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Repulse Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 2.6

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Repulse Bay Surf Guide

Repulse Bay in - is a sheltered beach and point break that does not work very often. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. Works best in offshore winds from the north northwest. Usually gets local windswells, but groundswells do happen and the best wave direction is from the southeast. Waves at the beach break both left and right Rarely crowded here. Take care of the strong rips here.

Repulse Bay Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
20.6°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Repulse Bay:

The best conditions reported for surf at Repulse Bay occur when a Southeast swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the North-northwest.

Surf Forecasts:

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

januaryBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Repulse Bay with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of January. Clean surfable waves are typically found 0% of the time in January while 0% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 100% 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).

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Interactive Repulse Bay 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 Repulse Bay is Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) in Hong Kong, 30 km (19 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Repulse Bay is Baoan (Shenzhen) Airport (SZX) in China, 59 km (37 miles) away.

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Repulse Bay Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Thursday, 25 February 2021, 14:03 Local Time
Thursday 25
Wave (m) 0.9
Period (s) 9 4 8 8
Wind (km/h) 25
E 25
ENE 20
ENE 20
Wind State cross cross cross cross

Swell History at Repulse Bay

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

Wind History at Repulse Bay

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

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