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Banzai ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.7

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Banzai Spot ID

Pilon, Banzai photo


Photo credit: Surfing DR

Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.4 °C

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Saturday, 17 August 2019, 07:32 Local time
Saturday 17
Wave (m) 1.1
Period (s) 7 7 7 7
Wind (km/h) 15
NNE 15
NNE 15
NE 10
Wind State cross-
cross cross

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Banzai on the South Coast is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf The best wind direction is from the northwest. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the south. A right hand reef. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Watch out for dangerous rips.

Dominican Republic wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Boca Chica, 2 km from Banzai.

IS AT (local time)

Banzai Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Punta Caucedo/Las Americas Airport, 8 km from Banzai.

light winds from the N

Air temperature
25 °C

Current weather near Banzai

Overall Banzai Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in August

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  • The closest passenger airport to Banzai is Las Americas International (Santo Domingo) Airport (SDQ) in Dominican Republic, 8 km (5 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Banzai is Herrera International (Santo Domingo) Airport (HEX), also in Dominican Republic, 39 km (24 miles) away.
  • Third is La Romana International Airport (LRM) in Dominican Republic, 72 km (45 miles) away.
  • Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ) in Dominican Republic is 131 km (81 miles) away.
  • Cibao International (Santiago) Airport (STI), also in Dominican Republic is the fifth nearest airport to Banzai and is 152 km (94 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Banzai, Caribbean Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view Banzai sea temperature, Banzai photographs, Banzai detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Banzai webcams, current wind from Caribbean Coast live weather stations and Banzai tide predictions. The Dominican Republic swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Dominican Republic 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 Dominican Republic 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 Banzai.