Oumlabouir Spot ID
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Reliability: very consistent
Best: Swell NW | Wind SE
Sea Temperature Today is: 20.9 °C
Oumlabouir in Western-Sahara - Coast is an exposed point break that has very reliable surf. Offshore winds are from the southeast. Clean groundswells prevail and the ideal swell direction is from the northwest. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded. Hazards include - Rocks - Localism - Pollution - Sharks.
Overall Oumlabouir Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October
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- The nearest passenger airport to Oumlabouir is Nouadhibou Airport (NDB) in Mauritania, which is 336 km (209 miles) away (directly).
- The second closest airport to Oumlabouir is Gran Canaria Airport (LPA) in Canary Islands, 466 km (289 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Oumlabouir, Coast. Use the tab navigation above to view Oumlabouir sea temperature, Oumlabouir photographs, Oumlabouir detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Oumlabouir webcams, current wind from Coast live weather stations and Oumlabouir tide predictions. The Western Sahara swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Western Sahara 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 Western Sahara 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 Oumlabouir.