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La Caffrine ratings
Quality on a good day: 1.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 2.7

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La Caffrine Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SSW | Wind ENE

Sea Temperature Today is: 24.2 °C

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Wednesday, 19 September 2018, 15:17 Local time
Wednesday 19
Wave (m) 1.0
Period (s) 11 11 10 11
Wind (km/h) 5
Wind State glass cross-

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La Caffrine in West Reunion is an exposed beach break that has quite consistent surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. Offshore winds are from the east northeast. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the best swell direction is from the south southwest. The beach break provides left and right handers. When it's working here, it can get crowded. Sharks may be a hazard at this break.

Reunion wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Saint-Leu, 1 km from La Caffrine.

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La Caffrine Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Notre Dame des Champs MeteoR OI Saint Leu wx, 2 km from La Caffrine.


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Overall La Caffrine Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • The nearest passenger airport to La Caffrine is St Pierre Pierrefonds (St.-pierre) Airport (ZSE) in Reunion Island, which is 24 km (15 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to La Caffrine is St Denis Gillot (St.-denis) Airport (RUN), also in Reunion Island, 37 km (23 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for La Caffrine, Réunion. Use the tab navigation above to view La Caffrine sea temperature, La Caffrine photographs, La Caffrine detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, La Caffrine webcams, current wind from Réunion live weather stations and La Caffrine tide predictions. The Reunion swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Reunion 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 Reunion 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 La Caffrine.