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LancesLeft ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0

Overall: 3.4

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LancesLeft Spot ID



Photo credit: DANIEL MAWKES

Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NNW

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.4 °C

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Tuesday, 25 September 2018, 14:58 Local time
Tuesday 25
Wave (m) 0.4
Period (s) 12 12 12 17
Wind (km/h) 15
SE 10
SE 10
SSE 15
Wind State cross-
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LancesLeft in Sumatra (Mentawi Islands) is an exposed reef break that has consistent surf. May-Oct (Dry Season) is the optimum time of year for waves. Offshore winds blow from the north northwest. Groundswells more frequent than windswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. There is a right hand reef break. Take care to avoid the rocks.

Indonesia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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LancesLeft Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Kerinci-depatiParb, 174 km from LancesLeft.

light winds from the SSE

Air temperature
27.0 °C

Current weather near LancesLeft

Overall LancesLeft Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in September

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  • Closest city location
    104 mi
  • Second closest city location
    109 mi
  • Third closest city location
    124 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    125 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    141 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to LancesLeft is Tabing (Padang) Airport (PDG) in Indonesia, which is 179 km (111 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to LancesLeft is Padang Kemiling (Bengkulu) Airport (BKS), also in Indonesia, 322 km (200 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for LancesLeft, Mentawi Islands. Use the tab navigation above to view LancesLeft sea temperature, LancesLeft photographs, LancesLeft detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, LancesLeft webcams, current wind from Mentawi Islands live weather stations and LancesLeft tide predictions. The Indonesia swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Indonesia 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 Indonesia 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 LancesLeft.