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Benkunqut ratings
Quality on a good day: 5.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 4.3

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Benkunqut Surf Forecast and Surf Reports

(Indonesia – Sumatra – Mainland)

Benkunqut Spot ID

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Type: reef and point

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind SE

Sea Temperature Today is: 29.6 °C

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Friday, 24 November 2017, 09:08 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.6
SSW
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SSW
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SSW
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Period (s) 13 13 13 13
Wind (km/h) 10
WNW 15
W 15
W 10
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Benkunqut in Sumatra is an exposed reef and point break that has consistent surf. May-Oct (Dry Season) is the best time of year for waves. Offshore winds are from the southeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the optimum swell angle is from the southwest.The waves is a point break that peels left. Best around high tide. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Watch out for rocks.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Live Weather:

At SHIP4105, 126 km from Benkunqut.

moderate winds from the SW

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Air temperature
25.0 °C

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Overall Benkunqut Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in November

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Benkunqut is Soekarno Hatta International (Jakarta) Airport (CGK) in Indonesia, which is 266 km (165 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Benkunqut is Pondok Cabe (Jakarta) Airport (PCB), also in Indonesia, 283 km (176 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Benkunqut, Sumatra - Mainland. Use the tab navigation above to view Benkunqut sea temperature, Benkunqut photographs, Benkunqut detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Benkunqut webcams, current wind from Sumatra - Mainland live weather stations and Benkunqut 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 Benkunqut.