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Lances Right ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.5

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Lances Right Spot ID

Lance's Right, Lances Right photo

Lances Right

Photo credit: Matt Davis

Type: reef

Reliability: very consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.4 °C

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Wednesday, 26 September 2018, 03:29 Local time
Wednesday 26
Wave (m) 0.7
Period (s) 15 15 15 14
Wind (km/h) 15
SSE 20
SSE 20
SE 15
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Lances Right in Sumatra (Mentawi Islands) is a fairly exposed reef break that has very reliable surf. May-Oct (Dry Season) is the best time of year for waves. Offshore winds blow from the northwest. Clean groundswells prevail and the best swell direction is from the southwest. A right hand reef break. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Sometimes crowded. Take care of rocks in the line up.

Indonesia wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

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Lances Right Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At lightning 163km NNE of Cina, 63 km from Lances Right.

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  • Closest city location
    103 mi
  • Second closest city location
    108 mi
  • Third closest city location
    124 mi
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    124 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    140 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Lances Right is Tabing (Padang) Airport (PDG) in Indonesia, which is 178 km (111 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Lances Right is Padang Kemiling (Bengkulu) Airport (BKS), also in Indonesia, 320 km (199 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Lances Right, Mentawi Islands. Use the tab navigation above to view Lances Right sea temperature, Lances Right photographs, Lances Right detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Lances Right webcams, current wind from Mentawi Islands live weather stations and Lances Right 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 Lances Right.