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Type: reef

Reliability: consistent

Best: Swell NW | Wind S

Sea Temperature Today is: 25.3 °C

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Wednesday, 13 December 2017, 07:23 Local time
Wednesday 13
Wave (m) 1.2
Period (s) 6 17 16 16
Wind (km/h) 30
NE 25
NE 30
NNE 35
Wind State cross-
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Philippes in Senegalis a reef break that has dependable surf. Winter and spring are the favoured times of year to visit. Offshore winds are from the south and there is no shelter here from cross shore breezes. Waves just as likely from local windswells as from distant groundswells and the ideal swell angle is from the northwest. There is no reef break. Crowds are never a problem here. Watch out for - Urchins - Rocks.

Senegal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Grand Dakar, 9 km from Philippes.

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Philippes Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Virage Mamelles Dakar wx, 3 km from Philippes.


Air temperature
22.1 °C

Current weather near Philippes

Overall Philippes Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in December

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Philippes Location Map

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Town and city forecasts close to Philippes:

  • Closest city location
    4 mi
  • Second closest city location
    8 mi
  • Third closest city location
    44 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    62 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    86 mi
Philippes break location map and break info

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