Kogalla Spot ID
Type: reef and point
Best: Swell SW | Wind NNE
Sea Temperature Today is: 31.0 °C
Kogalla in SW is an exposed reef and point break that only works once in a while. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. Ideal winds are from the north northeast. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the ideal swell angle is from the southwest. Both left and right reef breaks. Sometimes crowded. Submerged rocks are a hazard.
Overall Kogalla Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in May
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- The nearest passenger airport to Kogalla is Colombo Ratmalana Airport (RML) in Sri Lanka, which is 104 km (65 miles) away (directly).
- The second closest airport to Kogalla is Bandaranaike International (Colombo) Airport (CMB), also in Sri Lanka, 141 km (88 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Kogalla, West. Use the tab navigation above to view Kogalla sea temperature, Kogalla photographs, Kogalla detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Kogalla webcams, current wind from West live weather stations and Kogalla tide predictions. The Sri Lanka swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Sri Lanka 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 Sri Lanka 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 Kogalla.