uk es it fr pt nl
Surf Break Rating

Rate Petite Anse

Surf Report Feed

Petite Anse Spot ID

Surf default break image

Type: beach and reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SE | Wind NW

Sea Temperature Today is: 28.5 °C

Secret spot? We can hide it!

Monday, 19 March 2018, 22:47 Local time
Wave (m) 1.0
Period (s) 11 10 10 10
Wind (km/h) 15
NNE 15
NE 10
NE 10
Wind State cross-
cross cross cross

View detailed 48hrs and full 7 days forecasts

Petite Anse in La Digue is an exposed beach and reef break that has quite reliable surf. Winter is the optimum time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the northwest. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the southeast. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights together with both left and right hand reef breaks offshore. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Rarely crowded here. Take care of rocks, rips.

Seychelles wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Anse Banane, 2 km from Petite Anse.

IS AT (local time)

Petite Anse Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At seychelles wx, 3 km from Petite Anse.


Partly Cloudy
Air temperature
27.1 °C

Current weather near Petite Anse

Overall Petite Anse Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in March

The figure illustrates the variation of swells directed at Petite Anse through a typica... (show all text)

This chart describes how frequently and how strongly the wind blows from different dire... (show all text)

The two graphs above are also combined in the single Petite Anse surf consistency graph.

Also see Petite Anse surf quality by season and Petite Anse surf quality by month.

Compare Petite Anse with another surf break.

Petite Anse Location Maps

Petite Anse Location Map

Contours: Roads & Rivers: Select a surf spot from the menu
Surf spots located close to Petite AnseShoreline around Petite AnseRoads and rivers around Petite Anse

Use this relief map to navigate to La Digue surf spots and tide stations that are in the area of Petite Anse

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Petite Anse:

 (click location name for more details)

Wave buoys nearest to Petite Anse:

Tide stations nearest to Petite Anse:

snow forecast website

Ski Resorts closest to Petite Anse:

city weather forecast website

Town and city forecasts close to Petite Anse:

  • Closest city location
    Antsiranana (Madagascar)
    707 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Ambilobe (Madagascar)
    766 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Antsohimbondrona (Madagascar)
    768 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Sambava (Madagascar)
    786 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Ambanja (Madagascar)
    818 mi


  • The nearest passenger airport to Petite Anse is Praslin Airport (PRI) in Seychelles, which is 18 km (11 miles) away (directly).
  • The second closest airport to Petite Anse is Seychelles International (Mahe) Airport (SEZ), also in Seychelles, 49 km (30 miles) away.
Petite Anse break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Petite Anse, La Digue. Use the tab navigation above to view Petite Anse sea temperature, Petite Anse photographs, Petite Anse detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Petite Anse webcams, current wind from La Digue live weather stations and Petite Anse tide predictions. The Seychelles swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Seychelles 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 Seychelles 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 Petite Anse.