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Grand Sancho Spot ID

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Type: beach and point

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind N

Sea Temperature Today is: 27.2 °C

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Sunday, 21 January 2018, 15:03 Local time
Sunday 21
Wave (m) 1.4
Period (s) 13 13 13 13
Wind (km/h) 10
SSE 10
SE 10
SE 10
Wind State cross-

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Grand Sancho in Mauritius is a fairly exposed beach and point break that has quite reliable surf and can work at any time of the year. The best wind direction is from the north. The best swell direction is from the southwest. The beach breaks favour lefts. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It's sometimes crowded here. Beware of - Urchins - Rocks.

Mauritius wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Chemin Grenier, 2 km from Grand Sancho.

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Grand Sancho Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Vacoas, 23 km from Grand Sancho.


Intermittent light rain
Air temperature
26.0 °C

Current weather near Grand Sancho

Overall Grand Sancho Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in January

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Grand Sancho is Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International (Plaisance) Airport (MRU) in Mauritius, which is 25 km (16 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Grand Sancho is St Denis Gillot (St.-denis) Airport (RUN) in Reunion Island, 206 km (128 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Grand Sancho, Mauritius. Use the tab navigation above to view Grand Sancho sea temperature, Grand Sancho photographs, Grand Sancho detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Grand Sancho webcams, current wind from Mauritius live weather stations and Grand Sancho tide predictions. The Mauritius swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Mauritius 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 Mauritius 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 Grand Sancho.