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Six Men's Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.3

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Six Men's Bay Surf Guide

Six Men's Bay on the West Coast is an exposed reef break that has quite reliable surf. Winter and spring are the best times of year to visit. Ideal winds are from the east southeast. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell angle is from the north. There is a right hand reef break. Best around mid tide. Sometimes crowded. Hazards include Rocks, coral and sharks.

Six Men's Bay Spot Info

Type:Rating:
Icon reef  redReefIcon  s33.3
Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
27.3°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing Six Men's Bay:

The best conditions reported for surf at Six Men's Bay occur when a North swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East-southeast.

Surf Forecasts:

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

marchBest Season: winter
The best time of year for surfing Six Men's Bay with consistent clean waves (rideable swell with light / offshore winds) is during Winter and most often the month of March. Clean surfable waves are typically found 43% of the time in March while 5% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 52% of the time it is considered too small by most surfers but may still be OK for beginners and groms at times.
clean
43%
Surfable waves that hold up well for longer rides in prevailing cross-offshore, offshore or light wind conditions.
blown out
5%
Surfable sized waves that are of poorer quality due to prevailing onshore, cross-onshore or windy conditions (may be preferable for kitesurfing).
too small
52%
Waves usually considered too small for good surf. Some wave-magnet breaks may still work though if conditions are right (on occasion).

Explore Six Men's Bay Location Map

Interactive Six Men's 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 Six Men's Bay is Grantley Adams International (Bridgetown) Airport (BGI) in Barbados, 27 km (17 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to Six Men's Bay is Hewanorra International (Hewandorra) Airport (UVF) in St. Lucia Island, 150 km (93 miles) away.

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Six Men's Bay Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Tuesday, 18 May 2021, 17:39 Local Time
Tuesday 18Wed
5PM8PM11PM2AM
Wave (m) 1.6
E
1.6
E
1.6
E
1.5
E
Period (s) 8 8 8 8
Wind (km/h) 25
ESE 25
E 20
E 25
E
Wind State off off cross-
off
off

Swell History at Six Men's Bay

Surf stats for Six Men's Bay, see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at Six Men's Bay

Wind stats for Six Men's Bay, 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 Six Men's Bay. Click below to view there surf guides.

    • Icon reef  redReef
    Reliability: inconsistent
    2km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    Reliability: consistent
    2km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    • Icon  s33.3
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    3km away
    • Icon beach  redBeach and reef
    • Icon  s43.5
    Reliability: fairly consistent
    3km away
    • Icon reef  redReef
    Reliability: consistent
    3km away

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