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The Maze (Tiree) ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.8

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The Maze (Tiree) Surf Guide

The Maze in Tiree is an exposed beach and point break that has reasonably consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Works best in offshore winds from the east with some shelter here from southeast winds. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the west. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It's sometimes crowded here. Take care of rocks in the line up.

The Maze (Tiree) Spot Info

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Reliability:Todays Sea Temp*:
fairly consistent
8.4°C*ocean temperature recorded from satellite

Surfing The Maze (Tiree):

The best conditions reported for surf at The Maze (Tiree) occur when a West swell combines with an offshore wind direction from the East.

Surf Forecasts:

What's the best time of year to surf The Maze (Tiree) (for consistent clean waves)?

aprilBest Season: spring
The best time of year for surfing The Maze (Tiree) 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 26% of the time in April while 62% of the time it tends to be blown out. For the remaining 12% 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).

Explore The Maze (Tiree) Location Map

Interactive The Maze (Tiree) 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 The Maze (Tiree) is Tiree Airport (TRE) in U.k., 7 km (4 miles) away (directly). The second nearest airport to The Maze (Tiree) is Islay Airport (ILY) in U.k, 101 km (63 miles) away.

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The Maze (Tiree) Surf Forecasts:
Todays Surf Summary
Friday, 16 April 2021, 11:42 Local Time
Friday 16
Wave (m) 1.7
Period (s) 11 11 12 11
Wind (km/h) 40
SSE 30
S 25
SSE 20
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Swell History at The Maze (Tiree)

Surf stats for The Maze (Tiree), see the swell variation by month or season on the history page here.

Wind History at The Maze (Tiree)

Wind stats for The Maze (Tiree), see the variation in direction and stength by month or season on the history page here.

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