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Kota Belud ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.0

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Kota Belud Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell WNW | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 30.0 °C

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Tuesday, 25 September 2018, 07:39 Local time
Tuesday 25
Wave (m) 0.2
Period (s) 4 4 3 3
Wind (km/h) 15
SSW 20
SW 20
WSW 25
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Kota Belud in Borneo is an exposed beach break that has fairly consistent surf. The best wind direction is from the east. Tends to receive a mix of groundswells and windswells and the best swell direction is from the west northwest. A choice of left and right reefs. The location means that it never gets crowded. Take care of - Rips / undertow - Rocks - Private beach.

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Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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24 °C

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Overall Kota Belud Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The nearest passenger airport to Kota Belud is Kota Kinabalu International Airport (BKI) in Malaysia, which is 71 km (44 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Kota Belud is Labuan Airport (LBU), also in Malaysia, 183 km (114 miles) away.
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