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Batu Karas ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.6
Consistency of Surf: 3.1
Difficulty Level: 2.8
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.8
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 3.5

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Batu Karas Spot ID

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Batu Karas

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Batu Karas

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Batu Karas

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Batu Karas

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Type: beach and point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell S | Wind SSW

Sea Temperature Today is: 30.3 °C

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Thursday, 21 March 2019, 20:53 Local time
ThuFriday 22
Wave (m) 1.1
Period (s) 14 14 14 13
Wind (km/h) 10
W 10
Wind State cross-
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Batu Karas in Central Java is a sheltered beach and point break that has quite reliable surf. Nov-April (Wet Season) provides optimum time of year for waves. Offshore winds are from the south southwest. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the south. Rarely crowded here. Rocks are a hazard.

Indonesia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Keusik Luhur, 6 km from Batu Karas.

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Batu Karas Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At lightning 10km SW of Majenang, 48 km from Batu Karas.

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Overall Batu Karas Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

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Town and city forecasts close to Batu Karas:

  • Closest city location
    27 mi
  • Second closest city location
    30 mi
  • Third closest city location
    32 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    33 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    35 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Batu Karas is Tunggul Wulung (Cilacap) Airport (CXP) in Indonesia, which is 60 km (37 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Batu Karas is Penggung (Cirebon) Airport (CBN), also in Indonesia, 111 km (69 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Husein Sastranegara (Bandung) Airport (BDO), also in Indonesia, 139 km (86 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Batu Karas, Java - Central. Use the tab navigation above to view Batu Karas sea temperature, Batu Karas photographs, Batu Karas detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Batu Karas webcams, current wind from Java - Central live weather stations and Batu Karas tide predictions. The Indonesia swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Indonesia 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 Indonesia 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 Batu Karas.