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Koh Phayam ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.9
Consistency of Surf: 2.4
Difficulty Level: 2.2
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.8
Crowds: 3.5

Overall: 2.9

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Koh Phayam Spot ID

Surf Koh Phayam at South Star Surf Bar - photo by Tim Morch Photography photo

Koh Phayam

Photo credit: Tim Morch

Surf Koh Phayam at South Star Surf Bar - photo by Tim Morch Photography photo

Koh Phayam

Photo credit: Tim Morch

Private Demonstration, Koh Phayam photo

Koh Phayam

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The Scientist, Koh Phayam photo

Koh Phayam

Photo credit: Tim Morch

Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.9 °C

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Thursday, 20 September 2018, 01:57 Local time
WedThursday 20
Wave (m) 0.1
Period (s) 14 16 16 14
Wind (km/h) 5
E 5
Wind State cross-

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Koh Phayam in Andaman Sea is an exposed beach break that has quite consistent surf. Works best in offshore winds from the northeast. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell direction is from the south southwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights. Surfable at all stages of the tide. Crowds are never a problem here. Watch out for dangerous rips.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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Koh Phayam Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Ranong Airport, 37 km from Koh Phayam.


Dry and partly cloudy
Air temperature
23 °C

Current weather near Koh Phayam

Overall Koh Phayam Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Koh Phayam is Phuket International Airport (HKT) in Thailand, which is 179 km (111 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Koh Phayam is Cha Ian (Nakhon Si Thammarat) Airport (NST), also in Thailand, 221 km (137 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Koh Phayam, Andaman Sea. Use the tab navigation above to view Koh Phayam sea temperature, Koh Phayam photographs, Koh Phayam detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Koh Phayam webcams, current wind from Andaman Sea live weather stations and Koh Phayam tide predictions. The Thailand swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Thailand 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 Thailand 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 Koh Phayam.